Elusive Dark Matter Could Be Detected with GPS Satellites

GPS Satellite

According to a new proposal, GPS satellites may be the key to finding dark matter. Credit: NASA

You know the old saying: “if you want to hide something, put it in plain sight?” Well, according to a new proposal by two professors of physics, this logic may be the reason why scientists have struggled for so long to find the mysterious mass that is believed to comprise 27% of the matter in the universe.

In short, these two physicists believe that dark matter can be found the same way the you can find the fastest route to work: by consulting the Global Positioning System.(…)
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