- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
Fermi lab may have found new force of nature
Posted By admin On April 7, 2011 @ 5:29 am In Sci Tech | Comments Disabled
April 7, 2011
WASHINGTON – Data from a major US atom smasher lab may have revealed a new elementary particle, or potentially a new force of nature, one of the physicists involved in the discovery told AFP on Wednesday.
The physics world was abuzz with excitement over the findings, which could offer clues to the persistent riddle of mass and how objects obtain it — one of the most sought-after answers in all of physics.
But experts cautioned that more analysis was needed over the next several months to uncover the true nature of the discovery, which comes as part of an ongoing experiment with proton and antiproton collisions to understand the workings of the universe.
“There could be some new force beyond the force that we know,” said Giovanni Punzi, a physicist with the international research team that is analyzing the data from the US Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.
“If it is confirmed, it could point to a whole new world of interactions,” he told AFP.
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fermi-lab-may-have-found-new-force-of-nature.html
URLs in this post:
 AFP: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/04/06/fermi-lab-may-have-found-new-force-of-nature/
 Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect (AD): http://www.efoodsdirect.com/
 Image: http://purewaterfreedom.com/
 First evidence for string theory at the Large Hadron Collider: http://www.prisonplanet.com/first-evidence-for-string-theory-at-the-large-hadron-collider.html
 NASA’s Fermi Telescope Finds Giant Structure in our Galaxy: http://www.prisonplanet.com/nasas-fermi-telescope-finds-giant-structure-in-our-galaxy.html
 Mike’s Nature Trick: http://www.prisonplanet.com/mike%e2%80%99s-nature-trick.html
 Global Warming Hysteria: Pushing Rights of Nature at Durban: http://www.prisonplanet.com/global-warming-hysteria-pushing-rights-of-nature-at-durban.html
 The Nature of Reality: http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-nature-of-reality.html
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.