Metal Near Solid

More than 80 years after it was predicted to be possible, a Harvard University team has finally managed to create metallic hydrogen. Why? For one thing, physicists predict that metallic hydrogen is an authentic superconductor. This gives metallic hydrogen a myriad of potential applications.  But did they do it?  Jeff and Anthony analyse the results to see if the world has actually seen a new man-made substance.

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