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Armageddon Back on Schedule

Fox News reports that the Large Hadron Collider may suck us into that planet-eating black hole after all:

“We conclude that … the growth of black holes to catastrophic size does not seem possible. Nonetheless, it remains true that the expected decay times are much longer (and possibly >> 1 second) than is typically predicted by other models,” the three state in a brief paper posted at the scientific discussion Web site ArXiv.org.

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