Galaxies in a cluster roughly 300 million light years from Earth could contain as much as 100 times more dark matter than visible matter, according to an Australian study.
The Astronomical Society of Australia (ASA) is awarding ex-ICRAR student Morag Scrimgeour the 2015 Charlene Heisler Prize in recognition of her outstanding PhD thesis “Cosmology with Large-scale Structure and Galaxy Flows”.
A team of Australian and Spanish astronomers have caught a greedy galaxy gobbling on its neighbours and leaving crumbs of evidence about its dietary past.
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