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Detailed Dark Matter Map Yields Clues to Galaxy Cluster Growth

11/11/2010

Detailed Dark Matter Map Yields Clues to Galaxy Cluster Growth

  • Categoría Astronomía
  • Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope took advantage of a giant cosmic magnifying glass to create one of the sharpest and most detailed maps of dark matter in the universe. Dark matter is an invisible and unknown substance that makes up the bulk of the universe's mass.
    , The new dark matter observations may yield new insights into the role of dark energy in the universe's early formative years.

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