Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Neutrino Rush

The Rapid City Journal

Harlan: Welcome to the great neutrino rush of '06
By Bill Harlan, Journal Staff Writer

Physics giant Wolfgang Pauli told a friend in 1930, "I have done something very bad today."

Pauli's sin was "proposing a particle that cannot be detected," which he lamented "is something no theorist should ever do." Three years later, Enrico Fermi christened Pauli's ghost particle the "neutrino."

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