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Look But DON’T Touch: How Scientists Are Learning About Antimatter

Shutterstock / bobyramone / Tribalium / Phil PlaitIs antimatter just like matter, but, well, opposite?This question has bedeviled physicists for decades. Antimatter...

Spectrum of Antimatter Observed for First Time – Universe Today

Ever since the existence of antimatter was proposed in the early 20th century, scientists have sought to understand how relates to normal matter, and...

Antimatter Looks Surprisingly Like Regular Matter

The ALPHA Experiment Image: Maximilien Brice/CERNScientists learned something crazy about antimatter this morning: it turns out, as far as we can tell, it...

How To Prove That Light Can Be Converted Into Matter

In 1934, two American physicists theorized that if one could make two photons collide, the collision would produce two positron-electron pairs—and thus convert light...

Physicists have figured out how to create matter and antimatter using...

A team of researchers from the Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IAP RAS) has just announced that they managed...

Physicists Have Figured Out How to Create Matter and Antimatter Using...

Just milligrams of antimatter could get us to Mars, but it costs a quadrillion dollars to make one gram. Now, a new calculation could...

10 Strange Physics Facts about Antimatter

What is Antimatter?Antimatter is not just the fictional fuel of the Enterprise and its journeys on Star Trek; quite the contrary, antimatter is something...

China, Japan, CERN: Who will host the next LHC?

Whether the Large Hadron Collider will find phenomena outside the standard model of particle physics remains to be seen.It was a triumph for particle...

What Most People Get Wrong About Einstein’s Famous Equation

It’s practically the most famous formula in history. Every student knows it by heart, and nearly anyone can tell you who came up with...

What Are Digital Particles?

Generally I determine the weak spot in my articles based mostly on the emails and feedback they obtain. One common article we did was all...