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The Big Unanswered Questions

Lawrence M. Krauss | Posted 05.14.2016 | Home
Lawrence M. Krauss

Would a small change in even one of the fundamental constants cause the whole edifice to crumble? This question, while fundamental, may also seem completely inaccessible.

'Hypervelocity' Star May Help Solve Milky Way Mysteries

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 05.13.2014 | Home

The discovery of a super-fast star streaking away from the Milky Way may give astronomers a new glimpse at some of our home galaxy's most mysterious d...

Dark Matter Could Trigger Species-Killing Cataclysms, Physicists Say

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 04.29.2014 | Home

Dark matter could sling lethal meteors at Earth, potentially causing mass extinctions like the cataclysm that ended the Age of Dinosaurs, Harvard scie...

WATCH: Has Space Telescope Spotted Dark Matter?

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 04.07.2014 | Home

Astronomers have perhaps their best lead to date about the nature of dark matter, the strange and invisible stuff that dominates the material universe...

What's Causing Strange Signal From Center Of Galaxy?

| Posted 11.19.2012 | Home

By Daisy Yuhas Are there dark doings near the center of the Milky Way? That may be so when it comes to the collision of dark matter particles. Althou...

Dark Matter 'Smoking Gun' May Have Been Discovered

Posted 08.17.2012 | Home

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 08/17/2012 07:14 AM EDT on SPACE.com Energetic light seen radiating from the center of the Milky Way may be the b...