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First results from Muon g-2 experiment strengthen evidence of new physics

First results from Muon g-2 experiment strengthen evidence of new physics

The first results from the Muon g-2 experiment at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory have revealed that fundamental particles called muons behave in a way that is not predicted by scientists’ best theory to date, the Standard Model of particle physics. This landmark result confirms a discrepancy that has been gnawing at researchers for decades.

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