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What’s the Matter with Antimatter?

Matter Antimatter
  We see symmetry in nature all the time. At our scale, almost every species on earth has some form of external body-plan symmetry; notable exceptions exist, such as flounder. But the symmetry of objects extends into natural processes and even fundamental physics principles. One such symmetry arises with the property of matter known as charge; a rather abstract notion that we can understand as a driving principle behind circuitry and chemistry. But, questions as to why the most basic components of nature have the charges they do and what the significance of charge is are the questions that are
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Up all night to get lucky

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We've all been in that situation before. Hands on head, clock ticking on one side, papers scattered all over, caffeine or energy drink on one end, table lamp on the other and a bleak computer screen with the words ‘'DEADLINE DUE TOMORROW'' right in front . And cue *panic attack*. As university students, we’re all extremely prone to pull the eventual all-nighter now and then. Some of us do it most of the time and emerge victorious 10/10 (I suspect witchcraft involved with this), but with most, it’s usually just rushing to pass or achieve an average mark. We're well
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Following the piper: science can’t save the world

Portrait Of Copernicus
Scientism: the uncritical application of scientific or quasi-scientifi c methods to inappropriate fields of study or investigation - Collins English Dictionary Science, as a paradigm, has had remarkable success in answering the questions it was created to answer, namely those that relate to physical reality. This has led many to wallow in the belief that science is the only legitimate paradigm with which to answer any and all questions. Although science isn’t a religion, many people misuse science in the same way that many others misuse religion -- they apply the paradigm to inappropriate questions, and dismiss alternative answers. Signs
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