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ZAZ: what does it matter if they're not as large as previously conceived?The discrepancy suggests our model of the universe is inaccurate. Traditional chemistry is unaffected because it is based on observation. Ab initio calculations will get slightly wrong answers.
Mike Chewbacca: Subby, why did you put the word protons in quotes?
indarwinsshadow: Not having anything remotely to do with this branch of science, asking farkers who are in the know, what does it matter if they're not as large as previously conceived?
doglover: All math based "discoveries" are ex recto until they're observed in real life.
relaxitsjustme: Really pretty amazing how much we know.
drake113: Wait, two different measurement strategies resulted in two different results? How about before you push the panic button, you try recreating the original findings using the original experiment's settings, and if they're the same you have on record, you try looking at the difference between the methodologies?
erik-k: No, seriously, you're accusing professional researchers using tens of millions of dollars of equipment of either not knowing or not adhering to the most basic tenets of the scientific method.
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