Astronomers Report That Dark Matter ‘Halos’ May Contain Stars, Disprove Other Theories
ScienceDaily (Oct. 24, 2012) — Could it be that dark matter “halos” — the huge, invisible cocoons of mass that envelop entire galaxies and account for most of the matter in the universe — aren’t completely dark after all but contain a small number of stars? Astronomers from UCLA, UC Irvine and elsewhere make a case for that in the Oct. 25 issue of the journal Nature.
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Astronomers Report That Dark Matter ‘Halos’ May Contain Stars, Disprove Other Theories

ScienceDaily (Oct. 24, 2012) — Could it be that dark matter “halos” — the huge, invisible cocoons of mass that envelop entire galaxies and account for most of the matter in the universe — aren’t completely dark after all but contain a small number of stars? Astronomers from UCLA, UC Irvine and elsewhere make a case for that in the Oct. 25 issue of the journal Nature.

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