Could neutrinos solve the missing mass problem?

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  • 2 months ago
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    Neutrinos on their own?  Unless the hypothetical "sterile" neutrinos exist the answer's probably no - they're too "hot" (they move too quickly).   Mixed dark matter models including neutrinos fell out of favour with the discovery of the acceleration of universal expansion, but they're making a comeback now that the D-star hexaquark's been proposed as a dark matter candidate.

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  • 2 months ago

    Maybe

     But Neutrinos carry no Mass

    Just like Photons

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    • Raymond
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      2 months agoReport

      Neutrinos do have mass.
      However, their number is WAY too small to account for the missing mass.

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  • 2 months ago

    No, there aren't enough.

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  • 2 months ago

    Which missing mass problem? There is more than one. No, neutrinos do not solve the missing mass problems.

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  • 2 months ago

    It is possible that the tiny mass of neutrinos could account for the extra gravity of galaxies because there are so many neutrinos. But this is far from proven. Many scientists disagree. 

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