Questions tagged [exotic-matter]

Questions regarding non-baryonic matter, most notably, matter with negative mass or imaginary mass, such as tachyons.

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How did cosmic inflation even occur?

I wanted to ask this question that which inflation model shall i believe? Following below will be MY UNDERSTANDING (MAY NOT BE CORRECT) OF IT: I read "A Brief History of Time" and in chapter ...
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What's the percentage of strange matter inside a star at any time?

Is there any amount of strange matter (or "top matter"?) inside stars? By strange matter I mean matter made out of flavours of quark other than up/down.
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Can Quantum tunneling be possible within Blackhole ? And if so, could that be the source of Dark Energy?

Quantum tunneling starts happening when there are empty energy states available for the electrons to occupy and the energy barrier is of the order of the wavefunction of the electrons. Could there be ...
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Strange matter objects other than neutron stars?

This question is about celestrial objects which are composed by exotic matter, and exotic matter I define as states of matter that are not commonly encountered such as Bose–Einstein condensates, ...
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Scenarios: Abusing a black hole

So a black hole is this large, sphere-blob shaped fluid thing that distorts space and time, making a weird hole in space(even after 5 years, I still don't exactly get what a black hole is exactly and ...
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