[Fixed] Episode 12: A Quantum (Physics) Leap

Hey folks, We had some slight audio difficulties with a previous episode. It’s all been fixed, for your listening pleasure! Check it out. Particle physicist Tara Shears, a professor from the University of Liverpool, chats with us about the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, anti-matter, and the mysteries of dark energy. Listen in as we […]

Did you hear? Pentaquarks!

If you weren’t too busy waiting for photos of Pluto, you might have heard some news coming out of CERN, Geneva, this week. LHCb, an experiment based at the Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator there, announced that it had found evidence for a completely new type of particle – a pentaquark. That might sound slightly […]