From emotional honeybees to particles flying faster than Einstein’s theory of relativity ought to allow, 2011 abounded in findings that posed new questions and expanded frontiers of possibility.

CERN_God_ParticleFrom emotional honeybees to particles flying faster than Einstein’s theory of relativity ought to allow, 2011 abounded in findings that posed new questions and expanded frontiers of possibility. Here are Wired Science’s favorites:

  • Faster-Than-Light Neutrinos Detected — or Not
  • Intelligent Animals and Emotional Bees
  • A New Link Between Aging Cells and Aging People
  • Chimps Not Needed for Hepatitis C Research
  • Extinct Human Ancestors Survive in our Genes
  • Humanity Hits 7 Billion
  • Deregulation, Speculation and the Price of Food
  • Bird Flu Nightmare Comes True — in the Lab
  • A Possibly Habitable, Earth-Like Planet
  • Hints of the Higgs Boson

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Source: Wired Science Staff | Wired
Image: CERN