Archive for April, 2012

Feature: US neutrino physics

April 18, 2012 Leave a comment

How US neutrino physics is focusing on high precision measurement –including checking the now-discredited faster-than-light result: story at Nature.


Scientific Integrity Official Claims Reprisal

April 4, 2012 Leave a comment

One of the newly-appointed officers tasked with upholding scientific integrity at one of the US Department of Interior’s bureaus claims he was fired for doing exactly that.

Faster-than-light neutrino errors confirmed

April 2, 2012 Leave a comment

Last week’s resignations at OPERA, the team that claimed to see neutrinos traveling faster than light, came as researchers nailed the extent of two errors in their original measurement. Story at Nature.