Antihydrogen Trapped for the First Time Ever!
University of California, Berkeley Physics Professors Joel Fajans and Jonathan Wurtele are part of the ALPHA team in Cern, Switzerland that has captured antihydrogen (and the imaginations of millions!). The full paper was published in Nature magazine on November 17, 2010.
Read just a few of the articles published (from UC Berkeley News to Fox News) since the news broke:
And if you want to learn more about antimatter, here’s a video of a public lecture that Professor Joel Fajans gave when the movie “Angels & Demons” premiered. The lecture is entitled Angels & Demons The Science Revealed: Why Physicists Would Love To Trap Antihydrogen, But The Vatican Need Not Fear...