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Single Idea 21169

[catalogued under 27. Natural Reality / B. Modern Physics / 4. Standard Model / f. Neutrinos]

Full Idea

Neutrinos are the only particles that seem just to spin anticlockwise.

Gist of Idea

Only neutrinos spin anticlockwise


New Scientist writers (Why the Universe Exists [2017], 06)

A Reaction

See 21166. Anti-neutrino spin is the opposite way. Which way up do you hold the neutrino when pronouncing that it is 'anticlockwise?

Book Reference

New Scientist writers: 'Why the Universe Exists' [John Murray 2017], p.109

Related Idea

Idea 21166 Standard antineutrinos have opposite spin and opposite lepton number [New Sci.]