brothercyst: strangelets

Monday, May 19, 2008

strangelets

awesome New York Times article about the LHC:

Or it could spit out something called a “strangelet” that would convert our planet to a shrunken dense dead lump of something called “strange matter.”

(thanks Kati)

2 comments:

Eric Shonkwiler said...

I like scaring my ex-girlfriend by telling her various ways the world might end. This was the latest one.

Nick said...

Good. I told a stranger on the subway about it yesterday. We should get the word out.