Scientists have confirmed a brand new form of matter: time crystals

Perpetual motion without energy.

Observation of a Discrete Time Crystal

J. Zhang, P. W. Hess, A. Kyprianidis, P. Becker, A. Lee, J. Smith, G. Pagano,1 I.-D. Potirniche, 2 A. C. Potter, 2, 3 A. Vishwanath, 2, 4 N. Y. Yao, 2 and C. Monroe 1

1 Joint Quantum Institute, University of Maryland Department of Physics and National Institute of Standards and Technology, College Park, MD 20742
2 Department of Physics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
3 Department of Physics, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
4 Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
(Dated: September 29, 2016)

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