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Meet the pentaquark, just spotted at CERN's Large Hadron Collider

For decades, physicists have looked for the pentaquark -- a type of subatomic particle long theorized to exist but never seen, despite numerous false alarms.<p>This week, scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, or CERN, announced that they had finally found their elusive …

Physics

Pluto up close: Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft's flyby, in pictures - Telegraph

Historic pictures of planets in our solar system

A new image of Earth from space, and last week’s photos of Pluto, lead our collection of historic images of planets

Astronomy

Panasonic GX8: An Evolving Review - Jacob James

<b>16th July: So far I have had this pre-production camera for just over a week or so. This is by no means a full in-depth review but it is going to</b> …

George Osborne backs down on use of EU bailout fund in Greece crisis

In a compromise, chancellor reassures taxpayers there will be an ‘impregnable ringfence’ around the up to £850m of British-backed funds in the EFSM<p>George Osborne has backed down over the use of an EU bailout fund to give an emergency loan to Greece. But the chancellor said there would be an …

Europe

Your New Ride To Space

You don’t need a rocket to leave Earth. There’s a slower, gentler trip in the works—and it comes with a cocktail.<p>When Alan Eustace lifted off into space from the New Mexico desert this past October, it was with a quiet whoosh, and a slight jostle of his harness. The 57-year-old computer scientist …

Space Travel

Netanyahu and Hammond spar over Iran nuclear agreement

Diplomatic niceties dropped as Israeli PM criticises accord for disregarding Israeli security interests while UK foreign secretary insists it was all about nuclear issue<p>The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, and the visiting British foreign secretary, Philip Hammond, have sparred publicly …

South Asia

Pictures of the Week 7.16.15

Ramadan

Dalai Lama warns China on interfering in succession

Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has ridiculed China's Communist Party for wanting to control his reincarnation, saying the government is "pretending" to know more about the system than he does.<p>The Buddhist leader's comments to the New York Times on Thursday come amid fear that the Chinese …

Hinduism