Mysterious Source of Gamma Rays within a Dwarf Galaxy May Signal Dark Matter

March 11, 2015 7:59 AM

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Astronomers found a mysterious source of gamma rays at the core of a newly found dwarf galaxy that may signal the presence of the controversial dark matter. The team is very thrilled with the discovery since it is the first time dark matter may be detected without taking into account the gravitational pull theory.

Dark matter is a very elusive element of our universe since it neither emits nor absorbs light. So, virtually it is impossible to be caught with a space telescope, or any other optical instruments. Dark matter theorists claim that dark matter although invisible does exist because in its absence a lo...

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