Word of the Day: Baryon

A baryon is a type of subatomic particle made up of three quarks. The most familiar baryons are protons and neutrons that make up the nucleus of atoms. However, did you know that there are tons of other types of baryons? Here’s a list!

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Check out our most recent Sciworthy article about how the quantity of baryons in a universe might determine whether it can have life in it!