“We Have No Idea of Why They Exist” –Weird Dark-Matter-Free Galaxies 

    “The interesting thing is: we have no idea!” says Pieter van Dokkum, Sol Goldman Professor of Astronomy at Yale University, who wrote in an email to The Daily Galaxy about why ultra-diffuse galaxy DF2 contains no dark matter. “The existence of this galaxy shows that there is another pathway to creating galaxies than … Continue reading “We Have No Idea of Why They Exist” –Weird Dark-Matter-Free Galaxies