25 September 2011

Relook Einstein's Theory of Relativity - Neutrinos Travel Faster Than Light

Einstein was wrong: relativity theory busted

Einstein was wrong: relativity theory busted

PHYSICISTS have reported that sub-atomic particles called neutrinos can travel faster than light, a finding that, if verified, would be inconsistent with Einstein's theory of relativity.

In experiments conducted between the European Centre for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Switzerland and a laboratory in Italy, the tiny particles were clocked at 300,006 kilometres per second, slightly faster that the speed of light, the researchers said today.

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