Here you’ll find descriptions, written for a public audience, of science released by the DES collaboration. Have a question? Check out the FAQ or email our team.
Structures in the Universe exist in the form of both overdense regions, like galaxies or clusters of galaxies, and underdense … Read more »
Small satellite galaxies of the Milky Way are the most dark matter-dominated objects that we know of. Some theories suggest … Read more »
Paper: Eight New Milky Way Companions Discovered in First-Year Dark Energy Survey Data This paper is about the discovery of eight … Read more »
This paper is about the discovery and study of DES13S2cmm, a superluminous supernova that exploded in a galaxy 7.8 billion light-years away. Supernovae … Read more »