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Scientists at CERN Oct. 13th, 2006 10:27 pm
have apparently accidentally created a substance, known as protonium, that combines protons *and* anti-protons.

Certain staff exposed to this substance have reported some strange side effects, including laser beams firing from their eyes, and the ability to fly.

I may have made that last bit up.

From: deliberateblank
Date: October 14th, 2006 - 02:18 am (Link)
I've just sprayed kebab all over my monitor.

Thanks a lot dude.
From: fellcat
Date: October 14th, 2006 - 05:18 pm (Link)
Antimatter and matter combine in chemical reaction
…some of the antiprotons reacted with ionised molecules of ordinary hydrogen, stealing away a proton. These proton-antiproton systems…

But is it a chemical reaction if electrons are not involved?