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Visible Matter: Once lost but now found

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10:05am, August 7, 2002

Never mind about the whereabouts of dark matter, the mystery material that accounts for 95 percent of the mass of the universe. Astronomers haven't even been able to find all the visible matter–atoms and molecules–that they know should exist in nearby regions of the universe.

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