17 Results for

Antimatter

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CERN scientists trap antimatter

Researchers have produced and captured antihydrogen atoms using strong magnetic fields in the Alpha experiment at CERN.

By Nov. 18, 2010

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CERN to seek antimatter in space

The European Organization for Nuclear Research says external module on the International Space Station will look for antimatter and dark matter while measuring cosmic ray composition.

By Aug. 21, 2010

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LHC steps closer to discoveries on antimatter

CERN's Large Hadron Collider pinpoints its first particle, the sought-after beauty quark.

By Apr. 22, 2010

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California artist rebuilds world economy with antimatter

The overlap with the title of the blog I write for CNET, Matter/Antimatter, is completely coincidental.

By Oct. 28, 2009

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'Quantum ATM' aims to make us all rich

Science-meets-art installation looks to put real cash into a quantum superposition so it can proliferate into billions of accounts, fixing the global economy with quantum cash.

By Jun. 8, 2013

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DOE, NASA testing fission reactor for spaceflight

This uranium-based reactor would use nuclear fission energy to power small spacecraft and possibly installations on Mars.

By Nov. 26, 2012

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Astronauts attach cosmic ray detector to space station

A $2 billion cosmic ray detector attached to the International Space Station today already is beaming down a steady stream of data as torrents of high-energy particles from deep space pass through.

By May. 19, 2011

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$2 billion ISS experiment delivered for shuttle launch

A $2 billion particle detector bound for the International Space Station aboard the final planned shuttle mission is delivered to the Kennedy Space Center after work to replace a magnet at the heart of the device.

By Aug. 26, 2010

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Large Hadron Collider: Touring the physics frontier

With the Large Hadron Collider experiments under way, physicists are getting new data to anchor their theories.

By Jul. 6, 2010

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Everything you need to know about the Large Hadron Collider, CERN and the Higgs boson

Need to impress a sexy physics fan or wow your boss with your massive brain? Our idiot's guide to the LHC will turn you into an expert in five easy steps

By Nov. 27, 2009