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Fraser
2008-Sep-02, 11:10 PM
Rumors are spinning faster than a neutron star about the possibility that a European satellite mission called PAMELA may have made a direct detection of dark matter, the mysterious particles thought to make up as much of 85% of all matter in the Universe. Word got out in August at a conference [...]

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trinitree88
2008-Sep-03, 11:15 AM
Fraser. I'll put my money on them finding more of the diffuse hot gas that was detected using ultraviolet spectroscopy for oxygen atoms entrained, than the putative dark matter of non-baryonic nature. pete

see:http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=11612

see also:http://www.physorg.com/news130516845.html