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The main ultra-cold neutron detector at Los Alamos National Laboratory, where physicists are attempting to pin down the particle's lifetime.Credit: Los Alamos National Laboratory

How long do neutrons live? Physicists close in on decades-old puzzle

Physicists are drawing closer to answering a long-standing mystery of the Universe: how long neutrons live. Neutrons are electrically neutral particles that usually combine with...
Reaching for Neutron Star

Reaching for Neutron Star

Its been more than a decade, Scientists at the Washington University in St. Louis is following the atomic nucleus. With continuous advancements in studies, they now moved...