Ep 488: Dark Energy: 2018 Edition

The updates continue. Last week we talked about dark matter, and this week we continue with its partner dark energy. Of course, they’re not really partners, unless you consider mysteriousness to be an attribute. Dark energy, that force that’s accelerating the expansion of the Universe. What have we learned?

This show was recorded Monday, 4/23/2018.
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Show Notes

Dark Energy
NASA: What is Dark Energy?
Hubblesite: What is Dark Energy?
Baryonic matter
How Would Our Universe Be Different Without Dark Energy?
Ned Wright’s Cosmology Tutorial
Neutrinos
What’s a Neutrinos
Sterile neutrinos?

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