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Rastermon2
2011-Aug-16, 10:33 PM
There were several articles on the detection of antimatter, but Wired got it really mixed up - making it seems like there is antimatter in our atmosphere. Also reported that there were 3 times as many than expected, when it was 3 orders of magnitude more than expected.
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/08/earth-antimatter-belt/#comments

This is better
http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/194626/20110808/antimatter-belt-around-earth-discovered-antiprotons-van-allen-belt-pamela-radiation-south-atlantic-a.htm