Tiny Invisible Galaxy May Be Made Completely of Dark Matter
Astronomers have discovered a whole dwarf galaxy made of invisible dark matter that is only detectable through its gravitational force. [Full Story]
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Mystery Surrounds Air Force's Secretive X-37B Space Plane Landing Plan
The U.S. military's secret X-37B space plane is still circling Earth, nearly 10 months after its launch. When might it come down? [Full Story]
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