Researchers at the Super Cryogenic Dark Matter Search (CDMS) facility have recently uploaded a paper in which they announce that they have found three events that lie in the signal range of a Weakly Interacting Massive Particle (WIMPs). Continue Reading
The Standard Model describes all of the matter that we know. However, if you study the universe around us carefully, you find that the matter described in the Standard Model only makes up roughly 4% of the universe. The missing mysterious substances have been dubbed dark matter and dark energy.