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Have Scientists Found Dark Matter?

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 06.26.2014 | Science

Two spacecraft have detected a possible signal of dark matter, the mysterious, invisible stuff that makes up most of the material universe. NASA's ...

Chilly Neutrons Help Shed Light On 'Dark' Mysteries

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 05.06.2014 | Science

Neutrons bouncing in Earth's gravity are helping to shed light on two of the greatest mysteries in the universe, dark matter and dark energy, researc...

WATCH: Has Space Telescope Spotted Dark Matter?

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 04.07.2014 | Science

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

Dark Matter Search Turns To Ideas Once Considered Fringe

| Clara Moskowitz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Ever since astronomers realized that most of the matter in the universe is invisible, they have tried to sort out what that obscure stuff might be. B...

Dark Matter May Have Already Been Found, Researchers Say

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

The mysterious dark matter that makes up most of the matter in the universe may already have been detected with superconducting circuits, researcher...

Dark Matter Detector Gives First Results

AP | CHET BROKAW and SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

LEAD, S.D. -- LEAD, S.D. (AP) — Nearly a mile underground in an abandoned gold mine, one of the most important quests in physics has so far come up ...

Deep Underground, Physicists Begin New Hunt For Dark Matter

Posted 05.04.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 05/03/2013 01:09 PM EDT on SPACE.com A new hunt for dark matter — an invisible but bountiful constituent of the un...

Has Dark Matter Finally Been Found?

Posted 02.19.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 02/18/2013 09:48 AM EST on SPACE.com BOSTON — Big news in the search for dark matter may be coming in about two ...