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'Perfect' Electron Roundness Bruises Supersymmetry
New measurements of the electron have confirmed, to the smallest precision attainable, that it has a perfect roundness. This may sounds nice for the little electron, but to one of the big physics theories beyond the standard model, it’s very bad news. Read more
Mar 5, 2014 / 581 notes

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'Perfect' Electron Roundness Bruises Supersymmetry

New measurements of the electron have confirmed, to the smallest precision attainable, that it has a perfect roundness. This may sounds nice for the little electron, but to one of the big physics theories beyond the standard model, it’s very bad news. Read more

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Protesters burn as they stand behind burning barricades during clashes with police on February 20, 2014 in Kiev. Ukraine’s embattled leader announced a “truce” with the opposition as he prepared to get grilled by visiting EU diplomats over clashes that killed 26 and left the government facing diplomatic isolation. The shocking scale of the violence three months into the crisis brought expressions of grave concern from the West and condemnation of an “attempted coup” by the Kremlin. (AFP PHOTO/BULENT KILIC)
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Protesters burn as they stand behind burning barricades during clashes with police on February 20, 2014 in Kiev. Ukraine’s embattled leader announced a “truce” with the opposition as he prepared to get grilled by visiting EU diplomats over clashes that killed 26 and left the government facing diplomatic isolation. The shocking scale of the violence three months into the crisis brought expressions of grave concern from the West and condemnation of an “attempted coup” by the Kremlin. (AFP PHOTO/BULENT KILIC)

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  • Ukrainians hold placards as they gather near the US consulate in Kiev. (Photo: AP)
  • Ukrainian soldiers guard a gate of an infantry base in Privolnoye, Ukraine. (Photo: AP)
  • Heavily-armed troops displaying no identifying insignia and local pro-Russian militants stand guard outside a local government building in Simferopol. (Photo: Getty)
  • Orthodox monks pray next to armed servicemen near Russian army vehicles outside a Ukrainian border guard post in Balaclava. (Photo: Reuters)
  • A wounded supporter of Ukraine’s new government after clashes with pro-Russian protesters in central Kharkiv. (Photo: Reuters)