The SuperCDMS SNOLAB project is expanding the hunt for dark matter to particles with properties not accessible to any other experiment.
Scientists on the Axion Dark Matter Experiment have demonstrated technology that could lead to the discovery of theoretical light dark matter particles called axions.
Around the world, scientists and non-scientists alike celebrated the first international Dark Matter Day.
For Dark Matter Day, scientist and Star Wars fan Dan McKinsey talks dark matter and the Force.
Instead of searching for dark matter particles, a new device will search for dark matter waves.
Technology proposed 30 years ago to search for dark matter is finally seeing the light.
A video from SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory explains how the upcoming LZ experiment will search for the missing 85 percent of the matter in the universe.
A theory about gravity challenges our understanding of the universe.
A NASA rocket experiment could use the Doppler effect to look for signs of dark matter in mysterious X-ray emissions from space.
The Heavy Photon Search at Jefferson Lab is looking for a hypothetical particle from a hidden “dark sector.”
According to the Fermi LAT collaboration, the galaxy’s excessive gamma-ray glow likely comes from pulsars, the remains of collapsed ancient stars.
Construction has officially launched for the LZ next-generation dark matter experiment.
With a small side project, astronomers discover a new type of galaxy.
See cosmologist Risa Wechsler's answers to readers' questions about dark matter and dark energy.
A previously detected, anomalously large X-ray signal is absent in new Hitomi satellite data, setting tighter limits for a dark matter interpretation.
How do scientists know what percentages of the universe are made up of dark matter and dark energy?