The Webb Telescope and dark matter

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brian livesey
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The Webb Telescope and dark matter

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Researchers at Durham University with take part in an international project, the Cosmos-Webb programme, that will survey a region near the constellation Sextans to trace the relationship between dark matter and remote galaxies farther back in time.
They will utilise the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), which is due for launch in October. The Webb is the biggest space telescope so far and cosmologists will work with it to map the dark matter around galaxies, which has only been detected by its gravitational effects.
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Re: The Webb Telescope and dark matter

Post by RMSteele »

Isn't that just wasting some time?
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