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Fraser
2012-Apr-03, 04:50 PM
Astronomers using NASA’s Fermi Gamma-Ray Space Telescope have been looking for evidence of suspected types of dark matter particles within faint dwarf galaxies near the Milky Way — relatively “boring” galaxies that have little activity but are known to contain large amounts of dark matter. The results? These aren’t the particles we’re looking for. (...)Read [...]

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lrh_geh
2012-Apr-03, 05:15 PM
If dark matter is 80% of all matter, then is our sun also 80% dark matter? If not, why not? If so, what are the implications?