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Articles related to dark matter

Browse: Dark Matter Estimates for the Milky Way Halved
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC/SDSS
Feature: Dark Matter in the Life of Dead Galaxies
A recent discovery in the Coma Cluster highlights the important role of dark matter in transforming galaxies.
cosmic filaments
Feature: The Missing Matter
Cosmic filaments are the largest structures in the universe, and are the most likely places where the universe’s missing matter resides.
The results of a computer simulation of a cold dark matter universe.
Feature: The Cosmic Ties that Bind Us
Astronomers have found a filament of ancient stars and galaxies that joins us to neighbouring clusters of galaxies and beyond to the vast interconnected universe.
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/VLA/MPIA
Feature: Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution with the SKA
The SKA will provide new insights into how galaxies are assembled over time, from the hydrogen gas that fills the universe to the properties of dark matter and dark energy that dominate the large-scale structure of the cosmos.
Expert Opinion: First Stars May Have Revealed the Dark Matter Particle
CSIRO’s Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory has detected a faint silhouette of the first stars after the Big Bang. Its extreme coldness indicates the existence of the dark matter particle.
Up Close: Mass nebulous: Our evolving understanding of dark matter
Cosmologist Dr Katherine Mack delves into the mysteries of dark matter, examining the evidence and scrutinizing current explanations of the phenomenon.