Over on the Wired.com blogs I saw an interesting article which relates precisely to the segment we did in season one, episode one.
This article does a much better job of pointing out some competing ideas, and gets into some information I did not have time to adequately cover in the segment, I strongly suggest clicking through the links in the article as well. I know that the LHC is dominating the minds of pop-science fans, but these are major breakthroughs going on which implications to chemistry and biology on a par with what is expected to be uncovered by the LHC. So, why is this not getting any press? Well, it’s a much smaller effort, it doesn’t have a cool name with spiffy acronyms and it doesn’t inspire conspiracy theorists and pseudo-scientists to wildly flail their arms about the end of the world.
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