Physics Spotlight  

Stalking the Shadow Universe

A multinational group led by Prof. Mark Vogelsberger simulates how dark matter evolves into
the filaments and clumps seen in the luminous universe.

by Dennis Overbye, New York Times (July 16, 2014)

For centuries people have found meaning — or thought they did — in what they could see in the sky, the shapes of the constellations echoing old myths, the sudden feathery intrusion of comets, the regular dances of the planets, the chains of galaxies, spanning unfathomable distances of time and space.


Prof. Mark Vogelsberger

The Illustris Project