A ground-based telescope's view of the Large Magellanic Cloud, a satellite galaxy of our Milky Way. The inset image, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, reveals one of many star clusters scattered throughout the dwarf galaxy. (Credit: NASA, ESA, Adam Riess, and Palomar Digitized Sky Survey.)

New Physics Needed to Explain Discrepancy in Universe’s Expansion Rate Measurement?

Apr 25, 2019
"We set out on this path to better understand dark energy, but to everyone's surprise, including our own, we seem to have stumbled upon a new dark component of the universe."
Dr. Lucas Macri, Texas A&M astronomer and SH0ES Team co-founder