Only 5% of the universe is ordinary matter,

posted by Jason Kottke Oct 28, 2003

Only 5% of the universe is ordinary matter, most of it is dark energy.

Reader comments

RudyOct 28, 2003 at 8:54PM

This changes everything.

BrianOct 28, 2003 at 11:07PM

2% of that is Wall-Mart

dowingbaOct 29, 2003 at 12:43PM

Don't you get it? That means we're all a visible minority! So we can all start eating at McDonald's again! Phew, I was scared there for a minute.

speedwellOct 30, 2003 at 12:19PM

Aren't we lucky to be living in the tiny fraction of ordinary matter? Imagine we were forced to live in the dark matter! This must prove the existence of a benevolent God!


DaveOct 30, 2003 at 2:16PM

the Dark Side is great.

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