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Title: Revealing The Invisible Of The Universe
Date: 10/01/2006
Publication: Science Matters@Berkeley
Editor: Camille Mojica Rey
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The questions "Why are we here?" and "Why do we exist?" may sound purely philosophical in nature. Scientists, however, believe answers to these questions lie in the sub-atomic world inhabited by quarks and neutrinos. These fundamental particles were created when the universe was formed and, to theoretical physicists like UC Berkeley's Hitoshi Murayama, they represent clues to life's ultimate mysteries.