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15 November 2011

Three Things About Physics That Blow Neil de Grasse Tyson’s Mind

Spotted on Reddit here. What never fails to blow your mind in physics? Answer: 1) The fact that an electron has no known size — it’s smaller than the smallest measurement we have ever made of anything. 2) That Quarks come only in pairs: If you try to separate two of them, the energy you sink into the system to accomplish this feat is exactly the energy to spontaneously create …


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