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Monday, September 22, 2003
 

Chemists' constant hangs in the balance: New silicon tally may change Avogadro's number.

Chemists may be forced to change their value for one of nature's fundamental numbers - Avogadro's constant - following more accurate measurements made using a crystal of pure silicon.

posted by back40 | 9/22/2003 05:51:00 PM

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