Paper: Scientists reject startling claims that the speed of light has been broken for a second time

“In a paper posted on Saturday, the ICARUS team says their findings ‘refute a superluminal [faster than light] interpretation of the OPERA result.'”

The Daily Mail reports,

Startling claims that the speed of light has been broken for a second time have been rejected by a group of scientists.

Physicists from Cern, the Swiss home of the Large Hadron Collider, announced last week that for the second time in a matter of months they had proved Albert Einstein’s theories wrong…

However, scientists studying the same neutrino particles that their colleagues say appear to have travelled faster than light have this weekend rejected their claims, saying tests had shown it must be wrong…

Read the Daily Mail article.

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