From dark energy and string theory to the end of the Universe, these are the unanswered cosmic conundra that are still baffling scientists.
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.
"The two largest pieces of the Universe that we know the least about, yet nothing less than the ultimate fate of the Universe will be determined by them."
The two largest pieces of the Universe that we know the least about, yet nothing less than the ultimate fate of the Universe will be determined by them. (Illustration: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss)
As for me, all the "dark" stuff is bullshit. I do NOT subscribe to these theories. It's all gravity, the forces of electromagnetism and nuclear reactions.
The possible outcomes to the fate of the Universe rest on the 95% of it we have currently no idea about: dark matter and dark energy
THE UNIVERSE CONSISTS OF 5 %VISIBLE MATTER 25% DARK MATTER 70% DARK ENERGY
The universe has slowed down and speeded up, not just once, but 7 times in the last billion years, on average emulating dark matter in the process. “The ringing has been decaying and is now very small – much.
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A newly published study has revealed that dark matter is being swallowed up by dark energy, offering valuable data not only about the nature and structure