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Universe is Expanding Faster Than Previously Thought, Says NASA’s Hubble Team

Astronomers from NASA found that the Universe is expanding faster than they previously thought. Here is the illustration showing 3 steps they used to measure the universe's expansion rate to an unprecedented accuracy, reducing the total uncertainty to 2.4 percent. (NASA, ESA, A. FEILD (STSCI), AND A. RIESS (STSCI/JHU)

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope team of scientists from NASA have discovered that the universe is expanding 5 percent to 9 percent faster than previously thought. “This surprising finding may be an important clue to understanding those mysterious parts of the universe that make up 95 percent of everything and don’t emit light, such as dark energy, dark matter, and dark ...

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NASA spy telescopes from NRO to decode mysterious dark energy

The US space agency is planning to use two former spy telescopes to study mysterious dark energy in space. NASA received the two telescopes from the National Reconnaissance Office (() intelligence agency. They were originally intended for the “Future Imaginary Architecture” programme aimed at creating a new generation of reconnaissance satellites for US intelligence. The spy telescopes given to NASA ...

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