July 05, 2021 7:23 pm
Is dark matter some exotic particle yet to be discovered or simply a property of gravitational force, which we have not been able to comprehend? We don’t know.
May 02, 2019 1:21 pm
Dark matter is one of the greatest enigmas of astrophysics and cosmology, and is thought to account for 90 per cent of the matter in the universe.
January 07, 2019 4:42 pm
A team of astrophysicists measured the amount of dark matter at the centres of 16 dwarf galaxies with very different star formation histories.
February 20, 2018 9:43 pm
A study has traced a supernova, an exploding star, from 10.5 billion years ago, that could help understand the origins of the Universe.
February 02, 2018 8:26 pm
A new study has examined many dwarf galaxies, which were found revolving around the Centaurus A in synchrony, a violation of the standard cosmology model.
November 23, 2017 6:35 pm
Dark matter and dark energy may not actually exist, according to a study which suggests that accelerating expansion of the universe can be explained without these concepts.
May 10, 2017 12:53 pm
NASA delivered three detector systems for ESA's upcoming Euclid mission that aims to study properties and effects of dark matter and dark energy.
April 04, 2017 6:11 pm
The elusive dark energy, thought to make up 68 per cent of the universe, may not exist at all, scientists have claimed.
February 07, 2017 6:30 pm
Researchers, including those from MIT and Yale Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics in the US, analysed the energy spectrum of X-rays.
May 14, 2015 11:07 am
The study of neutrinos could greatly expedite understanding of the origin and evolution of the universe.