Physics and Astronomy News Archive: May 2019

Image: First Ever Double-Slit Experiment Performed with Antimatter
First Ever Double-Slit Experiment Performed with Antimatter
Source: Science Alert   Posted: 5/12/19
For the first time, scientists have performed an iconic physics double-slit experiment with a positron - the antimatter counterpart of an electron.

Image: Researchers find water in samples from asteroid Itokawa
Researchers find water in samples from asteroid Itokawa
Source: ASU   Posted: 5/3/19
The first-ever measurements of water found in samples from asteroid Itokawa collected by the Japanese space probe Hayabusa.