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Researchers at CERN have discovered a new class of particles known as pentaquarks

The world's largest particle accelerator, the LHC (Large Hadron Collider) at CERN, just made an interesting announcement. A new class of particles called pentaquarks, whose existence was alleged but never verified, has been discovered. The pentaquarks consists of 'quarks, the fundamental elements of protons and neutrons, assembled according to a configuration that has not been seen ever in over 50 years of experimental research. According to Guy...

Sliden’Joy, the mobile accessory that doubles or triples your screen

Sliden'Joy is a gadget that can be magnetized in the back of your computer screen (PC or Mac) and it can effectively double or even triple your visual field, in high definition, simply by plugging it into a USB 3.0 port (USB or two 2.0). The 180-degree rotation of the displays makes it possible for additional screens to be placed in the direction of your choice, thus keeping the display accessible to people around the table! There are two models...