Tuesday, May 27, 2014

That Does it! Matter!

Scientists claim they will be able to turn light into matter within a year, by slamming two photons together, forcing them to fuse into an electron and positron. Thus subatomic matter is made. They have put this together in "principle" and are now shopping around for a place to try it out in practice. That will be Rochester, New York or Berkshire in England.

I always wonder about these announcements…in a year we'll be able to do thus. Well, who not Tuesday? Do it Tuesday. You can probably get a hamburger out of it. (that was a reference to Popeye's friend, "I'll gladly pay you tuesday for a hamburger today."

Read on.


Steve Blunden said...

Aldermaston, Berkshire. Hmm, that is a bit close to home ...

Steve Blunden said...

More worrying is that I used to know someone who worked there - and who was somewhat accident-prone!