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What does dark matter explain?

Dark matter is dark: It emits no light and cannot be seen directly, so it cannot be stars or planets. Dark matter is not clouds of normal matter: Normal matter particles are called baryons. If dark matter were composed of baryons it would be detectable through reflected light. [

What form of matter is dark matter?

Dark matter can refer to any substance which interacts predominantly via gravity with visible matter (e.g., stars and planets). Hence in principle it need not be composed of a new type of fundamental particle but could, at least in part, be made up of standard baryonic matter, such as protons or neutrons.

What are the properties of dark matter?

Unlike normal matter, dark matter does not interact with the electromagnetic force. This means it does not absorb, reflect or emit light, making it extremely hard to spot. In fact, researchers have been able to infer the existence of dark matter only from the gravitational effect it seems to have on visible matter.

Does Mrs Coulter abuse her daemon?

When Mrs Coulter is cruel to her daemon, by batting away its hand or pulling its fur (pain that she would presumably feel herself due to the human-daemon connection), that shows her attempting to maintain her composure and repress her emotions. The key to Mrs Coulter’s character, says Dodgson, is suppression.

Why is her daemon a monkey?

Her dæmon was changed from a Golden Monkey to a Golden snub-nosed monkey in order to better reflect the two sides of Coulter’s character.

Does Lord Asriel love Lyra?

Asriel would rarely visit and see Lyra at Jordan, but the fact that he moved Lyra to Jordan College, was horrified when he thought he would have to murder Lyra instead of Roger and then threw himself down the Abyss to save Lyra shows that he really did love and care for her.

Does Mrs Coulter’s daemon speak?

But Mrs Coulter’s daemon is the exception to this, he never says anything beyond a growl and the two certainly don’t have lengthy discussions.

How does Mrs Coulter die?

Near the conclusion of The Amber Spyglass, Mrs. Coulter unites with Lord Asriel to defeat Regent Metatron and save Lyra. Mrs. Coulter and Lord Asriel die in the process when they sacrifice themselves to kill Metatron when all three fall through the abyss between universes.

What does Lyra’s daemon become?

Lyra Silvertongue, previously and legally known as Lyra Belacqua, was a young girl from Oxford in Brytain. Her dæmon was Pantalaimon, who settled as a pine marten when she was twelve years old.

Why does Marisa Coulter’s daemon not talk?

The Golden Monkey doesn’t talk because Mrs. Coulter is so imposing and outspoken that he doesn’t need to. I believe. Just a narrative choice for the Golden Monkey, to make him even more uncanny and threatening, but in theory, all daemons can talk…

Is Lee Scoresby actually dead?

While Lee and Jopari (Andrew Scott) continued on their journey to find Lyra and the knife-bearer, the aeronaut’s balloon craft was shot down. Fans of the books know that Lee and his daemon are dead, but the pair do return in ghost form in the land of the dead to help Will and Lyra fight the Spectres.

Is Lord Asriel good or bad?

Modeled after Satan in Milton’s Paradise Lost, Lord Asriel is the gentlemanly devil who plans to overthrow God and establish a Republic of Heaven. In other stories, Asriel would almost certainly be the villain.

Who does Lyra betray?


Do Lyra and Will kiss?

5 Lyra and Will Kiss (The Amber Spyglass) However, over time, the young heroes Lyra and Will do grow to have feelings for one another. In contrast to the older, angrier disposition of the world, Lyra and Will are innocent and sweet. Their kiss should be a really happy moment in such a bleak series.

Do Lyra and Will Fall in Love?

Will goes back out the next morning with Lyra to find their dæmons. When they stop to eat, Lyra feeds him a piece of fruit that was given to them by Mary (a reference to the Fall), and they realise that they have fallen in love with each other.

Does Lyra kill Asriel?

We are meant to see his extreme meaures as the last ditch effort to overcome the Magestirium, through the many worlds. Lyra is tasked with his final release, making Asriel’s killing of his daemon less horrific.

Why is asriel evil?

Before his death, Asriel was a docile, unadventurous and loving child. After Alphys resurrects him without a SOUL as Flowey, Asriel becomes incapable of feeling love or empathy, which in turn causes him to become resentful, twisted, and evil.

Who is the God of Hyperdeath?


What does Hyperdeath mean?

but you’ve only gotten stronger