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Was Einstein wrong - or was the cable loose?
  Posted by: Digg on Feb 26th, 2012 6:18 AM
LONDON/GENEVA (Reuters) - The world of science was upended last year when an experiment appeared to show one of Einstein's fundamental theories was wrong - but now the lab behind it says the result could have been caused by a loose cable. Physicists at the CERN laboratory near Geneva appeared to contradict Albert Einstein last year when they reported that sub-atomic particles called neutrinos could travel fractions of a second faster than light. Einstein had said nothing could ever travel faster than light, and doing so would be like traveling back in time. ...

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