November 1, 2010

Our Galaxy May Have Mysterious Dark Matter

Ron Cowen, Science News


NASA

For years, most claims that scientists had found evidence of dark matter, the ghostly material believed to account for more than 80 percent of the universe’s mass, have seemed to dissolve into thin air. But a new claim of dark matter detection may have more than a dollop of cosmic credibility, scientists say.

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TAGGED: Gamma Rays, Dark Matter, Milky Way Galaxy

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