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Author Topic: Do we know that Dark Matter and Dark Energy are different things?  (Read 1466 times)

Offline Fluid_thinker

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As per the question


Offline Vern

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Dark matter seems to cause an attractive force, dark energy seems to cause a repulsive force. However, since we don't have a solid theory about either, we don't know for sure that they can't be caused by the same fundamental thing.

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