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Title: Shedding Light on Dark Energy
Description: What is dark energy? Cosmologist Rocky Kolb explains how the South Pole Telescope will help us understand the properties and nature of this mysterious force.
Location:Arctic, North America
Keywords:dark energy, astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, universe, space, time, expanding, south pole telescope, galaxy clusters, gravity
Big Ideas:Cosmology, South Pole Telescope
Projects:Antarctic, South Pole Telescope
Created By:Exploratorium
Copyright:2008 Exploratorium, Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License
Attribute As:Created for the Ice Stories project, © 2008 Exploratorium

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