Dark Matter May Be a Product of Gravitational Waves with a Twist

"This opens another door."

February 12, 2018

Here’s Your First Look at the Most Detailed Simulation of the Cosmos Ever Made

“Analyzing this huge mountain of data will keep us busy for years to come, and it promises many exciting new insights into different astrophysical processes.”

February 3, 2018

Dark Energy Survey Discovers Remnants of Other Galaxies Within Our Own

Eleven stellar streams have been identified, largely in the Milky Way's halo.

January 24, 2018

It’s 2018. Here Are Six Scientific Mysteries We Still Haven’t Solved.

Science has come a long way. But we still don't understand everything about our universe — or ourselves.

January 2, 2018

A Probe Detected a Mysterious Signal That Physics Can’t Explain

This may be the source of dark matter.

December 1, 2017

Earth Is Getting Hit by Too Much Antimatter, and Nobody Knows Why

There are more "anti-electrons" coming at us than there should be.

November 26, 2017

Is Dark Matter Decay Causing Antimatter to Smash into Planet Earth?

This dark matter theory doesn't sit well with everyone.

November 20, 2017

Measurements From CERN Suggest the Possibility of a New Physics

"It would be revolutionary for our fundamental understanding of the universe."

November 18, 2017

We Are Running Out of Places to Look for Dark Matter Particles

Physicists are on a quest to find dark photons.

November 9, 2017

We Just Moved One Step Closer to Finally Detecting Dark Matter

It accounts for 85 percent of all matter — yet we've never directly observed it.

November 2, 2017