Why neutrons and protons are modified inside nuclei

interesting facts about neutrons

Interesting Facts About Neutrons

Nature.com reports on some fascinating information about neutrons and protons inside of nuclei.

In 1983, it was discovered that the internal structure of a nucleon — a proton or a neutron — depends on its environment 1 . That is, the structure of a nucleon in empty space is different from its structure when it is embedded inside an atomic nucleus. However, […]

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