Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Claudia is a science journalist and editor. Her work focuses on marine science, the environment, and wildlife, particularly regarding how humans interact with the world around them.

How Much Should Expectation Drive Science?

How Much Should Expectation Drive Science?

What causes such intense dichotomy between how scientific results are accepted? The contrasting reactions of physicists to two experiments -- one based in an unknown lab in Hungary, and one in Switzerland's well known Large Hadron Collider -- prove revealing of how scientists accept new evidence as a whole. Though many factors have since been cited, it seems the true difference between these two experiments comes down to something subtle: Expectation, and divergence from those expectations.

Yet answers to the universe's biggest mysteries may lie well outside traditional paradigms.

Read more at Nautilus.

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