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Experts on speeding neutrino experiment results

Peter Griffin posted in on February 24th, 2012.

From the UK SMC: Prof Jim Al-Khalili, Professor of Physics at the University of Surrey who promised to eat his boxers on live TV if neutrinos were shown to travel faster than light, said: “The OPERA scientists are showing great integrity in announcing these potential faults in their measurements, so let’s wait and see. But […]

Speed camera needed for neutrinos?

John Kerr posted in on September 23rd, 2011.

Physicists have said – in a paper and in a seminar at the European Center for Nuclear Research (CERN) – that subatomic particles known as neutrinos can break the the speed of light Albert Einstein held up as a cosmic speed limit 106 years ago.  They said the neutrinos raced from a particle accelerator outside […]

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