On the Existence of Low-Mass Dark Matter and its Direct Detection

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James Bateman; Ian McHardy; Alexander Merle; Tim R. Morris; Hendrik Ulbricht;
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 5 (issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/srep08058, pmc: PMC4306971
  • Subject: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology | Article | Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics | Quantum Physics
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

Dark Matter (DM) is an elusive form of matter which has been postulated to explain astronomical observations through its gravitational effects on stars and galaxies, gravitational lensing of light around these, and through its imprint on the Cosmic Microwave Background ... View more
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