Fake dark matter from retarded distortions

  title={Fake dark matter from retarded distortions},
  author={Federico Re},
  journal={The European Physical Journal C},
  • Federico Re
  • Published 30 May 2020
  • Physics
  • The European Physical Journal C
We push ahead the idea developed in a previous work, that some fraction of the dark matter and the dark energy can be explained as a relativistic effect. The inhomogeneity matter generates gravitational distortions, which are general relativistically retarded. These combine in a magnification effect since the past matter density, which generated the distortion we feel now, is greater than the present one. The non negligible effect on the averaged expansion of the universe contributes both to… 
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