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
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