Has Dark Matter Finally Been Found? Big News Coming Soon


Space.com has the story Has Dark Matter Finally Been Found? Big News Coming Soon.

Some physics theories suggest that dark matter is made of WIMPS (weakly interacting massive particles), a class of particles that are their own antimatter partner particles. When matter and antimatter partners meet, they annihilate each other, so if two WIMPs collided, they would be destroyed, releasing a pair of daughter particles — an electron and its antimatter counterpart, the positron, in the process.


                                                                                

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