Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Space

+ - "We have broken the speed of light"

Submitted by jas_public
jas_public writes: A pair of German physicists claim to have broken the speed of light — an achievement that would undermine our entire understanding of space and time.

The pair say they have conducted an experiment in which microwave photons — energetic packets of light — travelled "instantaneously" between a pair of prisms that had been moved up to 3ft apart.

"I'm growing older, but not up." -- Jimmy Buffett

Working...