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Superconductor Breakthrough: Worldwide Race to Validate Results

Is LK-99 is a black swan? There's a worldwide race to validate whether a new material is a room temperature, ambient-pressure superconductor -- a stunning scientific achievement that would have wide reverberations across the scientific community. Beyond the initial coverage rush, well over a dozen research teams are working at breakneck speed to validate the original South Korean claims. Here's what you need to know.

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Superconductor Breakthrough: Worldwide Race to Validate Results

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    16 Teams Race to Validate Superconductor Breakthrough, Find Mixed Results

    16 Teams Race to Validate Superconductor Breakthrough, Find Mixed Results

    A total of 16 separate teams are working on the replication efforts as we speak -- that we know of, anyway. Considering the claims that LK-99 has already been synthesized over a Russian kitchen sink, you can bet that efforts are underway all across the world. From government agencies to corporations and even individuals: it's on.

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