The Early History of Dark Matter

  title={The Early History of Dark Matter},
  author={Sidney van den Bergh},
  journal={Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific},
  • S. Bergh
  • Published 19 April 1999
  • Physics
  • Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific
The history of the discovery of dark matter in the universe is briefly reviewed. Special emphasis is placed on the early work by Zwicky, Smith, Babcock, and Oort. 

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