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Thanks to a particle detector module mounted to the exterior of the International Space Station, researchers have collected new measurements which could help scientists learn more about the origin and characteristics of dark matter.
We all know that it’s what’s on the inside that counts, right? But sometimes what’s outside can be just as important. At least that’s the case with the International Space Station (ISS) and the collection of external instruments soon to join those already operating in orbit.
Scientists and engineers alike may soon agree with Frank Sinatra, who sang about Chicago as “My Kind of Town” when the city hosts the third annual International Space Station (ISS) Research and Development conference from June 17 to 19.
For decades scientists have wondered whether a mysterious form of matter – known simply as Dark Matter since it does not interact directly with light – makes up the majority of the “stuff” in the Universe.
NASA will hold a news conference at 1:30 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, April 3, to discuss the first results of the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) experiment.
Physicists around the world are celebrating the one year anniversary of the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS).
New research adds doubt that a prominent European astrophysics experiment may have found evidence of dark matter.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
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