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A ménage à trois laid bare

Nature volume 440, pages 289290 (16 March 2006) | Download Citation

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Quantum bodies that can't settle down together in pairs get on fine in a cosy threesome. This startling claim about the private life of particles has just seen its first experimental confirmation.

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  1. Brett D. Esry is in the Department of Physics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas 66506, USA. esry@phys.ksu.edu

    • Brett D. Esry
  2. Chris H. Greene is in the Department of Physics and JILA, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0440, USA. chris.greene@colorado.edu

    • Chris H. Greene

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