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Dark matter

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Dark matter is an unidentified type of matter comprising approximately 27% of the mass and ..... They have an uncommonly low ratio of visible to dark matter, and have few bright stars at the center ...

Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Universe ...

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Today, we do not know what is the exact cause of this force, just that it exists. Since we call the matter that we cannot observe directly "dark matter," we call this  ...

How do we know dark matter exists if we can't see it? - NASA Space ...

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Click play to hear me read this to you! Our friends at W.A. Gayle Planetarium in Montgomery, Alabama, wonder, "How do we know dark matter exists if we can't ...

Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Fate of the Universe - Pearson

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What do we mean by dark .... Because this matter gives off little or no light, we call it .... have at least 10 times as much mass in dark matter as they do in stars,.

Dark Matter and Dark Energy - National Geographic

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Photo: A simulation of the dark matter distribution in the universe 13.6 billion years ago ... or less the same speed regardless of where they are in the galactic disk. ... For lack of a better name, scientists call this mysterious force dark energy.

What is Dark Matter? - Space.com

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May 1, 2013 ... Dark matter emits no light, and cannot be directly observed, but scientists think ... If scientists can't see dark matter, how do they know it exists?

Dark Energy: The Biggest Mystery in the Universe | Science ...

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The rest they call, for want of a better word, dark: 23 percent is something they call dark matter, and 73 percent is something even more mysterious, which they ...

The Dark Cosmos - Javalambre Physics of the Accelerating ...

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How do we actually know that there is so much invisible matter out there? ... This “something else” we call dark energy, and it has the peculiar property that it ...

Dark Matter in the Universe - Indiana University Bloomington

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Nowadays we prefer to call the missing mass "dark matter," for it is the light, not the ... study dark matter by its effects on the bright matter that we do observe.

How Dark Matter Works | HowStuffWorks

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Just because scientists don't know what to call dark matter doesn't mean they don 't know anything about it. They know, for example, that dark matter behaves ...

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What is Dark Matter? | CFHTLenS

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Scientists call this 'regular' matter baryonic matter, so called because it is made ... Dark matter is the name we give to matter we can not observe directly, and that ... in fact, that they should have been able to escape the gravitational pull of the ...

dark matter/dark energy - University of Oregon

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We know of the presence of dark matter from dynamical studies. ... We do not find many of these objects nearby, so to presume they exist in the dark matter halos ...

How Do We Know Dark Matter Exists? - Universe Today

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How do we know dark matter actually exists, when we have no idea what it actually ..... 'To calldark matter” and “dark energy” DISCOVERIES is a violation of a ...