29 May '11, 3am

Student Discovers the Universe's Missing Mass - Yahoo! News

Many college students spend their summers playing sealing envelopes in office or drinking beers on beaches. Then of course, some like to help others so they do service work in Africa or help inner city kids get ahead in school. One Australian 22-year-old went ahead and located the mysterious intergalactic mass has astrophysicists have spent years searching for. During a summer internship with researchers at the University of Melbourne, undergraduate student Amelia Fraser-McKelvie found the missing matter that scientists have long known to remain from the early history of the universe. "There is missing mass, ordinary mass not dark mass ... It's missing to the present day," astrophysicist Kevin Pimbblet told AFP. "We don't know where it went. Now we do know where it went because that's what Amelia found." According to an Agence France-Presse report: "Fraser-McKelvie, an aer...

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