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Dark matter

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Dark matter is a hypothetical type of matter comprising approximately 27% of the mass and .... Galactic rotation curves, which illustrate the velocity of rotation versus the ... The mass observation...

Test 4 Review Questions

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D) The larger the gravity lens, the more massive the galaxy cluster. ..... 5) Based on galactic rotation curves and cluster dynamics, we think dark matter: A) is a ...

Chapter 25 - Astronomy 107 with N/a at St. Cloud State University ...

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May 2, 2013 ... Based on galactic rotation curves and cluster dynamics, we think dark matter ... their rotation curves help measure both light and dark matter.

Galaxy clusters collide—dark matter still a mystery - Phys.org

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Mar 26, 2015 ... When galaxy clusters collide, their dark matters pass through each other, with ... is that dark matter consists of a new subatomic particle that we haven't discovered yet. ..... Seeing as the dark matter fails to self interact, I think it is time to ...... Rotation curves, lensing weak and strong, the CMB power spec...

A History of Dark Matter

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May 16, 2016 ... Although dark matter is a central element of modern cosmology, the history of ... clusters by Fritz Zwicky in the 1930s and on galactic rotation curves by Vera Rubin in the ... non-Newtonian gravity or dynamics (Chapter VII). ..... mass function based on the observed stars seemed to be able to account for a ...

How do we know Dark Matter exists? - Quantum Diaries

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Jun 26, 2013 ... He was trying to measure the mass of a galactic cluster (a group of several galaxies) ... It is based on the way that large concentrations of matter (visible or dark) ..... If you think of all the particles in space that are filling the Universe and .... The flatness of galactic rotation curves indicates that dark matte...

Convincing a Young Scientist that Dark Matter Exists – Starts With A ...

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Jun 24, 2010 ... Although many alternatives are plausible based on Hubble expansion ... First off, we take a look at clusters of galaxies (above). ... According to a Universe without dark matter, most of the mass should be where these galaxy clusters ..... could account for the observed flat galactic rotation curves without the ...

gravity - What are the arguments against the Feng and Gallo thin ...

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Dec 7, 2014 ... The well-known galaxy rotation problem is described here. ... The non-baryonic dark matter explanation has to account for lots of observations, not just ... a major flaw in the way (some) astrophysicists think about rotation curves. .... Namely, the dynamics of galaxies in clusters, lensing by clusters, the CMB ...

Astronomy Without A Telescope - Could Dark Matter Not Matter ...

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Currently, these galactic rotation curves represent key evidence for the existence ... So we conclude that the rest of that galactic mass must be dark (invisible) matter. ... which is problematic as the field equations are based on the cosmological ...... explain spiral galaxy rotation curves fan club, but still think the lensing/clust...

Astronomy 123 Test 3 March 8, 2012 Name

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Mar 8, 2012 ... 11) Based on galactic rotation curves and cluster dynamics, we think dark matter: A) is a very minor component on the total mass of the ...

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Chapter16 HW Questions with Answers - Chapter 16 1.) Rotation ...

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Based on galactic rotation curves and cluster dynamics, we think darker matter: ... According to their rotation curves, most spiral galaxies: contain dark matter 6.

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Apr 16, 2013 ... a larger and lager percentage of matter is dark ... based on galactic rotation curves and cluster dynamics, we think dark matter ...

The Dark Matter 'conspiracy' - Phys.org

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Apr 30, 2015 ... Computer simulation of a galaxy, with the dark matter colorized to make it visible. .... Elliptical Galaxies DO NOT have Rotation Curves. .... Maybe we could think that the galaxies drag the surrounding dark matter while ..... of $\alpha$ and $\mu $ results in fits to cluster dynamics data without dark matter.