Fundamental constants are hard.
In particle physics, if the results are such that you can claim that the signal has a significance of five-sigma, then people will accept that it is real.
I do biology. We can't hope for as much. :(
: I think the best thing that I got out of this article is the knowledge that there is a telescope whose actual name is "Very Large Telescope." I find that very amusing. :)
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