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Warped Starlight Could Be The Signpost That Points to Dark Matter in The Milky Way – ScienceAlert

When we peer out into intergalactic space, evidence for dark matter is everywhere. It’s in the rotation of galaxies, which cannot be accounted for by observable matter alone. It’s in the way galaxies cluster together, and the path of light as it trav

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When we peer out into intergalactic space, evidence for dark matter is everywhere. It’s in the rotation of galaxies, which cannot be accounted for by observable matter alone. It’s in the way galaxies cluster together, and the path of light as it travels through the Universe. We can’t see dark matter directly, but the effects it has on other objects has allowed us to map it pretty comprehensively on large scales.
Closer to home, however – actually within the Milky Way galaxy – and on sub-galacti…

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