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The Hunt for Dark Matter

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Scientists work together toward common research goal.

Movie NR 2017 23 minutes
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This physics-heavy short offers informative details about the phenomena known as dark matter, and the work that is being put in to detecting it. Much of the conversation is about the technology being built to assist the multinational community physicist and astronomers who are seeking to prove its existence. The challenges that come with building these machines are also discussed. If you've ever wondered what Leonard and Sheldon are talking about when discussing their work on The Big Bang Theory, The Hunt For Dark Matter might answer some of your questions. But the overall presentation will appeal most to folks with an interest in science and space.

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