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How Do We See Dark Matter?

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Patrons learn about dark matter, a hypothetical substance that does not reflect or absorb light the way normal matter does, by observing two containers to identify differences in content

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Hints for uses in your library This activity could be done as a group demonstration or for passive programming with some signs for guidance and background information
Related Links Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope
NASA Science: Dark Energy, Dark Matter
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Originating Source NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Image credit: NASA
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Dark Sky, Dark Matter by J. M. Overduin and Paul S. Wesson

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How Do We See Dark Matter?

How Do We See Dark Matter?

Patrons learn about dark matter, a hypothetical substance that does not reflect or absorb light the way normal matter does, by observing two containers to identify differences in content