Primordial black holes and dark matter are linked: NASA

Primordial black holes and dark matter are linked: NASA

According to astrophysicist Alexander Kashlinsky at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Centre in Maryland, this interpretation aligns with our knowledge of cosmic infrared and X-ray background glows and may explain the unexpectedly high masses of merging black holes detected last year.

New model to decode what invisible dark matter is

New model to decode what invisible dark matter is

More than 10 different experiments are planned.

Cosmic voids may contain 20% of universe's 'normal' matter

Cosmic voids may contain 20% of universe's 'normal' matter

Researchers also found that a surprising fraction of normal matter - 20 per cent - is likely to be have been transported into the voids.

We maybe closing in on dark matter

We maybe closing in on dark matter

Its discovery would be a fundamental development in understanding the physical universe, a meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) will hear.

Second milder 'Big Bang' created massive dark matter: Physicists

Second milder 'Big Bang' created massive dark matter: Physicists

A team of US scientists has challenged the popular scientific model that the physical universe - space, time, matter and energy - ballooned out from a very hot and dense point and inflated with a Big Bang into how we see the universe today.

Indian-origin professor develops new method to hunt dark matter

Indian-origin professor develops new method to hunt dark matter

An Indian-American professor has devised a new method to characterise dark matter that can help hunt for the mysterious space phenomenon.

China's dark matter probe results expected in six months

Chinese scientists have announced the initial results of the country's dark matter probe will be published within six months, the media reported on Sunday.

World's most sensitive detector set to spot dark matter

World's most sensitive detector set to spot dark matter

Scientists have employed a new set of calibration techniques upon the world' most sensitive dark matter detector that is hunting for dark matter - the unseen stuff believed to account for most of the matter in the universe.

Dark matter nursery and its monstrous baby galaxies found

Dark matter nursery and its monstrous baby galaxies found

A nest of monstrous baby galaxies, 11.5 billion light-years away could help answer questions about how the known universe formed.

Earth may have ‘hairy’ dark matter, says NASA

Earth may have ‘hairy’ dark matter, says NASA

Dark matter is an invisible, mysterious substance that makes up about 27 percent of all matter and energy in the universe.

`Dead` galaxy harbors massive dark matter

`Dead` galaxy harbors massive dark matter

A new study has identified a "dead" galaxy that seems to be densely packed with dark matter.

Massive dark matter found in nearby dwarf galaxy

Massive dark matter found in nearby dwarf galaxy

By measuring the mass of a nearby dwarf galaxy, astronomers have found the highest concentration of dark matter in any known galaxy.

China's satellites to enter uncharted territory

China's satellites to enter uncharted territory

It will have the widest observation spectrum and highest energy resolution of any dark-matter probe in the world.

New stealth dark matter theory sheds light on universe's missing mass

New stealth dark matter theory sheds light on universe's missing mass

A team of scientists has come up with a new theory that may identify why dark matter has evaded direct detection in Earth-based experiments.

New dwarf galaxy signals presence of dark matter

A newly discovered dwarf galaxy orbiting our Milky Way appears to be radiating gamma rays, according to an analysis by physicists at Carnegie Mellon, Brown and Cambridge universities.

Dark matter similar to long-known subatomic particles

Dark matter similar to long-known subatomic particles

Scientists have come up with a new theory which claims that dark matter really acts like subatomic particles, which the has been known to science since the 1930s.

Coma Cluster's dead galaxies may be packed with dark matter

Coma Cluster's dead galaxies may be packed with dark matter

An Australian study has demonstrated that Galaxies in a cluster roughly 300 million light years from Earth could contain as much as 100 times more dark matter than visible matter.

Dark matter map to reveal universe's secrets

Dark matter map to reveal universe's secrets

Surveying how dark matter is distributed and how the distribution changes over time is essential to understanding the role of dark energy that controls the expansion of the universe, feel researchers.

NASA's new computer simulation explores connection between black holes, dark matter

A new computer simulation by NASA has provided a deeper insight into connection between black holes and dark matter.

More than 800 dark galaxies found

More than 800 dark galaxies found

 After analysing data obtained with the Subaru Telescope, astronomers have discovered 854 "ultra dark galaxies" filled with mysterious dark matter in the Coma Cluster, one of the richest cluster of galaxies containing thousands of systems.