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Old 10-30-2019, 11:08 PM
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Default Re: CERN scientists 'break the speed of light'

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Light would have covered the distance in around 2.4 thousandths of a second, but the neutrinos took 60 nanoseconds - or 60 billionths of a second - less than light beams would have taken.

"It is a tiny difference," said Ereditato, who also works at Berne University in Switzerland, "but conceptually it is incredibly important. The finding is so startling that, for the moment, everybody should be very prudent."
So the scientist keeps his head and says we shouldn't jump the gun here...
...as the headline reads, "CERN scientists 'break the speed of light'"...

How friggin' "prudent" is it to make a declaration that hasn't even been peer reviewed yet?!?!?!
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