Could the mysteries of antimatter and dark matter be linked?

Could the profound mysteries of antimatter and dark matter be linked? Thinking that they might be, scientists from the international BASE collaboration, led by Stefan Ulmer of the RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research, and collaborators have performed the first laboratory experiments to determine whether a slightly different way in which matter and antimatter interact with … Read more

New cracks in the cosmological scenario

An international research team has found strong discordances between astrophysical data, revealing a cosmological crisis where disparate observed properties of the Universe appear to be mutually inconsistent. The discovery, recently published in the journal Nature Astronomy, pointed out that the new, precise measurements of Cosmic Microwave Background anisotropies made by the Planck satellite strongly prefer … Read more