Dark Matter News and Experiments

Share these resources with event attendees for info and updates about the hunt for dark matter:

Interactions.org: Dark Matter Hub

A description of dark matter and an overview of dark matter experiments all over the world, prepared by the Interactions Collaboration of particle physics communicators.

http://www.interactions.org/cms/?pid=1034004

Symmetry magazine: Dark matter content

Symmetry magazine, a particle physics publication of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, has extensively covered dark matter and related experiments.

Topic search: Dark matter

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/archive?topic=3362

Some general dark matter articles:

Four things you might not know about dark matter

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/december-2013/four-things-you-might-not-know-about-dark-matter

#AskSymmetry video: The contents of the universe

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/the-contents-of-the-universe

Dark matter + dark energy

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/january-2013/illuminating-the-dark-universe

Ways to search for dark matter:

The galactic center

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/the-milky-ways-hot-spot

Dwarf galaxies

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/the-booming-science-of-dwarf-galaxies

CERN’s Large Hadron Collider

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/the-search-for-dark-matter-at-the-lhc

Indirect searches for dark matter

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/april-2015/seeing-dark-matter-without-seeing

Direct searches for dark matter

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/july-2014/us-reveals-its-next-generation-of-dark-matter-experiments

How to weigh a galaxy cluster

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/july-2014/how-to-weigh-a-galaxy-cluster

What dark matter could be:

Dark matter candidates

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/what-could-dark-matter-be

WIMPs

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/july-2015/miraculous-wimps

Axions

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/january-2015/dark-horse-of-the-dark-matter-hunt

Dark photons

http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/article/november-2013/connecting-the-visible-universe-with-dark-matter

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