This Particle Breaks Time Symmetry

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  • Published on: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
  • Increasing entropy is NOT the only process that's asymmetric in time.
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    Original paper on parity violation by the weak force by Lee and Yang:
    http://www.physics.utah.edu/~belz/phys5110/PhysRev.104.254.pdf

    More on B-meson oscillations and time reversal violation:
    Physics World Article: http://ve42.co/TimeReversal
    Original paper: https://arxiv.org/pdf/1410.1742.pdf
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B_meson

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    Studio filming by Raquel Nuno

    Source: https://youtu.be/yArprk0q9eE

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