How Radiation Nearly Broke Physics
Because of Enrico Fermi and Wolfgang Pauli, that's why. Pauli wrote to Bohr, saying, "What if someone owed you a great deal of money, and offered to pay it back in installments, but each time the agree-upon installment was not met? ... Would you ...
Measure of neutrinos, nature's most elusive particles
Neutrinos were postulated by Wolfgang Pauli in 1930 to explain how decays of certain radioactive elements appeared to violate Newton's laws of motion. In beta decay, an atomic nucleus spits off an electron or a positron (the antimatter equivalent of an ...
Greuther Fürth 0-0 SV Sandhausen: Spoils shared thanks to Hesl's penalty save
Wolfgang Hesl saved Andrew Wooten's first-half penalty and Kacper Przybylko wasted a great chance after half-time, as the Trolli-Arena failed to see Fürth convert their chances once more. ... They remained unchanged from their 1-0 win over St. Pauli.
Rhineland Idiocy, Fanatic Fears and the Hamburg Elections
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble was sounding (if not looking) ever more like Count Dracula in his demand for blood. How many jobless Greeks lost health insurance or how many ... In Hamburg's St. Pauli district, known both for its Reeperbahn ...