Latest Antimatter Stories
Berkeley Lab nuclear scientists join with their international colleagues in the latest record-breaking discovery at RHIC.
Once regarded as the stuff of science fiction, antimatterâ€”the mirror image of the ordinary matter in our observable universeâ€”is now the focus of laboratory studies around the world.
NASA scientists have discovered beams of antimatter being produced by thunderstorms here on Earth--a phenomenon that had never been observed before.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have detected beams of antimatter produced above thunderstorms on Earth, a phenomenon never seen before.
European scientists said on Monday that the creation and capture of anti-hydrogen atoms has put them on track to solving one of the greatest cosmic mysteries.
Researchers at RIKEN, Japanâ€™s flagship research institution, have successfully devised the worldâ€™s first experimental technique for measuring ground-state hyperfine transitions of antihydrogen.
UBC and TRIUMF physicists have proposed a unified explanation for dark matter and the so-called baryon asymmetry--the apparent imbalance of matter with positive baryon charge and antimatter with negative baryon charge in the Universe.
Physicists working at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) announced on Wednesday that they had successfully trapped and stored antimatter atoms for the first time ever.
In the movie Angels and Demons, scientists have solved one of the most perplexing scientific problems: the capture and storage of antimatter.
The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer-2 (AMS) destined for the International Space Station already is collecting cosmic ray signatures, even as it sits in a work stand at the Space Station Processing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, said Prof Samuel Ting, the principal investigator for the program.
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