This would make the universe both more and less mysterious.
The sci-fi trope has real-world potential.
Explaining all of physics in just one theory? It may be possible.
From long, illustrious careers to bright lights snuffed out too soon, we pay homage to noted scientists who passed away in 2016 and their visionary work.
We remember the contributions to science made by a visionary astronomer who helped confirm the existence of dark matter: Dr. Vera Rubin, feminist futurist.
The second largest component of the universe is dark matter. The truth is, we understand little of what it is, and more of what it is not.
With her passing, the bright glow of the cosmos has been dimmed
And it may explain dark matter.
We might break this intellectual impasse in the next 3-5 years.
It could shift the focus in the search for the universe's missing particle.
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