Are we fooling ourselves with faster-than-light neutrinos?

“The first principle is that you must not fool yourself–and you are the easiest person to fool. So you have to be very careful about that. After you’ve not fooled yourself, it’s easy not to fool other scientists. You just have to be honest in a conventional way after that.” –Richard Feynman Last week, a … Read moreAre we fooling ourselves with faster-than-light neutrinos?

This Extraordinary Claim Requires Extraordinary Evidence!

“Nothing travels faster than light, with the possible exception of bad news, which follows its own rules.” –Douglas Adams My inbox is on fire today with messages about this story about neutrinos breaking the speed of light: What’s going on here? A group (a large group, mind you) of physicists known as the OPERA collaboration … Read moreThis Extraordinary Claim Requires Extraordinary Evidence!