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Vera Rubin

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The visibility on the web of Vera Rubin is defined by a score of 6.56 out of 10. People that could be related to Vera are Vera Cooper, Robert Mcnees, Bruce Medalists, Kai Noeske, Florence Porcel, Alberto Aparici. Vera Cooper Rubin was an American astronomer who pioneered work on galaxy rotation rates. She uncovered the discrepancy between the predicted angular motion of galaxies and the observed motion, by studying galactic rotation curves. The keywords that caracterize Vera are Matière, Décembre, Pioneering, Astronomer, Américaine, L'astronome, Astronome, Évidence, Existence, Invisible.

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Vera Cooper Rubin (July 23, 1928 – December 25, 2016) was an American astronomer who pioneered work on galaxy rotation rates. She uncovered the discrepancy between the predicted angular motion of galaxies and the observed motion, by studying galactic rotation curves. This phenomenon became known as the galaxy rotation problem. Although initially met with skepticism, Rubin's results were confirmed over subsequent decades. As described in her New York Times obituary, she "transformed modern physics and astronomy with her observations showing that galaxies and stars are immersed in the gravitational grip of vast clouds of dark matter. Her work helped usher in a Copernican-scale change in cosm...

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The Economist | Vera Rubin: Dark star https://t.co/IToV1f06QA

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RT @PopSci: In memory of Vera Rubin, the woman the Nobel Prize forgot https://t.co/EW3K1sV6BY https://t.co/EW3K1sV6BY

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