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August 10, 2016
News Feature
A previously detected, anomalously large X-ray signal is absent in new Hitomi satellite data, setting tighter limits for a dark matter interpretation.
August 9, 2016
News Feature
How do scientists know what percentages of the universe are made up of dark matter and dark energy?
August 9, 2016
News Feature
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument will measure light from 35 million cosmic objects for new insights into what causes the universe to expand faster and faster.
August 2, 2016
News Feature
The scientists develop methods to study neutrinos from star explosions and search for unknown particles and forces with possible ties to dark matter.
July 28, 2016
News Feature
The Standard Model is far more than elementary particles arranged in a table.
July 26, 2016
News Feature
The first website to be hosted in the US has grown to be an invaluable hub for open science.
July 21, 2016
News Feature
In its final run, the LUX experiment increased its sensitivity four-fold, but dark matter remains elusive.
July 6, 2016
Press Release
Before Hitomi died, it sent back X-ray data that explain how turbulent motions may prevent cooling of hot gas.
June 22, 2016
News Feature
Computer models predict how the first clumps of matter formed – and what our universe's future holds.
June 14, 2016
News Feature
Project Poltergeist led to the discovery of the ghostly particle.

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