Matter


NASA Satellite will Probe Milky Way Halo in a Quest to Find Universe's Missing Matter

NASA Satellite will Probe Milky Way Halo in a Quest to Find Universe's Missing Matter

HaloSat will search for the universe’s missing matter by studying X-rays from hot gas surrounding our Milky Way galaxy...

Jul 21 2018, 8:18am CDT

Last Reservoir of Universe's Missing Ordinary Matter Found

Last Reservoir of Universe's Missing Ordinary Matter Found

Scientists may have Discovered the Last Bit of Ordinary Matter in our Known Universe...

Jun 21 2018, 8:39am CDT

Evidence Reveals New Property Of Quantum Matter

Evidence Reveals New Property Of Quantum Matter

For the First Time, Scientists Detect Electrical Dipole Activity in Quantum Material....

Jun 19 2018, 10:01am CDT

Scientists Establish Limit on Effective Size of Dark Matter Particles

Scientists Establish Limit on Effective Size of Dark Matter Particles

Experimental data from world's most sensitive detector suggests that dark matter particles must be smaller than previously...

Jun 2 2018, 10:30pm CDT

Astronomers Discover a Galaxy Without Dark Matter

Astronomers Discover a Galaxy Without Dark Matter

The unusual object challenges existing theories on the formation of galaxies...

Mar 31 2018, 11:33pm CDT

Scientists Discover a New State of Matter by Creating An Atom Full of Atoms

Scientists Discover a New State of Matter by Creating An Atom Full of Atoms

Physicists Filled an Atom with Other Atoms and thus Manufactured a Exotic State of Matter known as Rydberg polarons...

Feb 27 2018, 7:48am CST

Scientists Confirm Discovery of a New Form of Matter

Scientists Confirm Discovery of a New Form of Matter

Nearly 50 years after it was theorized, physicists have finally proven the existence of a new form of matter, called excitonium...

Dec 9 2017, 9:57am CST

This is the Most Accurate Map of Universe's Dark Matter to Date

This is the Most Accurate Map of Universe's Dark Matter to Date

The map represents the most detailed measurement yet of dark matter structure in the universe...

Aug 6 2017, 5:47am CDT

Half of our Galaxy Likely Made of Matter from Other Galaxies

Half of our Galaxy Likely Made of Matter from Other Galaxies

Milky Way including human beings may be made in part from extragalactic matter...

Jul 29 2017, 12:01am CDT

Is Dark Matter Fuzzy? Study Offers an Intriging Insight into the Invisible Matter in the Universe

Is Dark Matter Fuzzy? Study Offers an Intriging Insight into the Invisible Matter in the Universe

Observations from NASA's Chandra Observatory suggest that dark matter may be more fuzzy than cold...

Apr 28 2017, 11:11pm CDT

First-Ever Image of Dark Matter Released

First-Ever Image of Dark Matter Released

Scientists capture the first composite image of a dark matter web that connects galaxies...

Apr 14 2017, 11:25pm CDT

Dark Matter was Missing from Early Galaxies, Study Reveals

Dark Matter was Missing from Early Galaxies, Study Reveals

Observations of distant galaxies suggest they were dominated by normal, visible matter...

Mar 18 2017, 4:17am CDT

Scientists Create Time Crystals as a New Form of Matter

Scientists Create Time Crystals as a New Form of Matter

The scientists have managed to create a totally new phenomena termed time crystals....

Mar 9 2017, 4:27am CST

MIT Researchers Create Incredible New Form of Matter

MIT Researchers Create Incredible New Form of Matter

Researchers at MIT have managed to create a completely novel type of matter that is miraculous in its properties....

Mar 6 2017, 5:55am CST

A New Cosmic Census Offers Unprecedented View of Galaxies and Dark Matter

A New Cosmic Census Offers Unprecedented View of Galaxies and Dark Matter

New images containing millions of stars and galaxies were released...

Mar 2 2017, 6:31am CST

First Detailed Map of Dark Matter Revealed

First Detailed Map of Dark Matter Revealed

First detailed map of dark matter unveiled by Yale scientists...

Mar 2 2017, 2:40am CST

Time Crystals: New Form of Matter Created

Time Crystals: New Form of Matter Created

Researchers have revealed novel materials that have been termed time crystals....

Jan 27 2017, 8:04pm CST

Dark Matter is Killing Galaxies

Dark Matter is Killing Galaxies

Australian astrophysicists have come a step closer to solving a galactic murder mystery on Tuesday when they studied the effec...

Jan 17 2017, 12:33am CST

Universe has Lost up to 5% of its Dark Matter Since its Birth

Universe has Lost up to 5% of its Dark Matter Since its Birth

For the first time, Russian physicists have measured the loss of dark matter since the birth of the universe...

Dec 29 2016, 1:02pm CST

Vera Rubin, Discoverer of Dark Matter, Dies at 88

Vera Rubin, Discoverer of Dark Matter, Dies at 88

The astronomer Vera Rubin who is the discoverer of dark matter has died at the ripe age of 88 years....

Dec 27 2016, 6:36am CST

Dark Matter is More Smoothly Distributed across Space than Previously Thought

Dark Matter is More Smoothly Distributed across Space than Previously Thought

The latest analysis sheds more light into the distribution of dark matter in the universe...

Dec 8 2016, 6:04am CST

Chinese Satellite Wukong Detects 1.6 Billion Dark Matter Particles

Chinese Satellite Wukong Detects 1.6 Billion Dark Matter Particles

The satellite that China launched into space last year to explore dark matter - thought to be the invisible part of the cosmos...

Nov 12 2016, 2:51am CST

Eating Food off the Floor isn't Safe No Matter What

Eating Food off the Floor isn't Safe No Matter What

Apparently the 5 second rule is bunk. Eating stuff that has fallen on the floor isn’t safe no matter what....

Sep 11 2016, 4:52pm CDT

Dragonfly 44 Galaxy is Almost Totally Composed of Dark Matter

Dragonfly 44 Galaxy is Almost Totally Composed of Dark Matter

It seems to be the case that Dragonfly 44 is a galaxy that is almost totally composed of dark matter....

Aug 26 2016, 5:14am CDT

Why Internet Security is a Matter for Grown-ups

Why Internet Security is a Matter for Grown-ups

How well do you know your web threats? Do you know the difference between SQLI, Cross-Site Scripting, and Man-in-the-Middle att...

Jul 25 2016, 9:24am CDT

World's Most Sensitive Dark Matter Detector Finds Nothing

Dark Matter is Invisible: World's Most Sensitive Detector Finds Nothing

The scientific quest for the existence of dark matter has returned nil in terms of any solid results....

Jul 21 2016, 9:35am CDT

Money Really Does Matter in Romantic Relationships, Study Finds

Money Really Does Matter in Romantic Relationships, Study Finds

A new study has proven the financial basis of romantic relationships. While we may say that money does not matter in fact it is...

Jun 15 2016, 4:36am CDT

NASA Scientist Says Primordial Black Holes and Dark Matter are Linked

NASA Scientist Says Primordial Black Holes and Dark Matter are Linked

A NASA scientist has suggested a possible link between primordial black holes -- formed during the first second of our universe...

May 24 2016, 11:56pm CDT

Scientists detect mysterious new state of matter

Scientists detect mysterious new state of matter

London, April 8 (IANS) An international team of scientists has successfully detected a mysterious new state of matter that caus...

Apr 9 2016, 12:23am CDT

New State of Matter Found in a 2-D Material

New State of Matter Found in a 2-D Material

A novel state of matter has been found in the context of a 2D object....

Apr 5 2016, 6:49am CDT

Fast Radio Burst Discovery Solves the Mystery of ‘Missing Matter’ in the Universe

Fast Radio Burst Discovery Solves the Mystery of ‘Missing Matter’ in the Universe

Researchers have been able to track down the location of a fast radio burst for the first time and they have used it to 'w...

Feb 24 2016, 11:54pm CST

It Does Not Matter if the Sony PlayStation VR is Delayed

It Does Not Matter if the Sony PlayStation VR is Delayed

An interview with GameStop CEO Paul Raines triggered speculation that Sony will delay the PlayStation VR until the fall....

Feb 17 2016, 12:51am CST

World’s Most Sensitive Dark Matter Detector's Sensitivity Improved

World’s Most Sensitive Dark Matter Detector's Sensitivity Improved

The world’s best dark matter detector underwent a rehaul and this time around it is even better than before....

Dec 15 2015, 3:46am CST

LUX

LUX Dark Matter Testing Facility In South Dakota Proves Efficient At Sensing Dark Matter

Located a mile underground of Sanford Underground Research Facility in South Dakota, the Large Underground Xenon (LUX) facility...

Dec 14 2015, 5:48am CST

Monstrous 'Baby' Galaxies Found Wrapped in Dark Matter

Astronomers Spot Monstrous Baby Galaxies Wrapped in Dark Matter

Using ALMA, astronomers have spotted a clusture of massive, young galaxies....

Dec 4 2015, 10:40pm CST

Earth's hairs/dark matter

NASA Scientists Find the Solar System Contains Hairy Dark Matter

A study scheduled for publication this week in the Astrophysical Journal by a NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist, Gary...

Nov 26 2015, 9:19am CST

Earth, Jupiter Might Have Hairs of Dark Matter

Earth, Jupiter Might Have Hairs of Dark Matter

New research shows that our planet earth may possess a series of dark matter filaments....

Nov 24 2015, 4:43am CST

Nearby ‘Dead’ Galaxy Can Provide Clues to Dark Matter

Nearby ‘Dead’ Galaxy Is Packed With Dark Matter, Astronomers Claim

Astronomers claim that the small galaxy at the edge of our own galaxy has the highest concentration of dark matter in any known...

Nov 20 2015, 9:00pm CST

Dark Matter and End of Dinosaur Epoch Responsible for Human Existence?

Harvard Physicist Claims Dark Matter and End of Dinosaur Epoch Responsible for Human Existence

Harvard physicist Lisa Randall proposes a new radical theory of human existence....

Nov 16 2015, 9:23pm CST

Facebook's Notify app

Facebook Launches Notify, a Notification App to Keep You Abreast Of Events That Matter

Considering the fact that notifications are fast becoming the tool people to update others to their newest status, Facebook tod...

Nov 12 2015, 7:24am CST