ec2-35-172-203-87.compute-1.amazonaws.com | ToothyWiki | RecentChanges | Login | Webcomic Apparantly, pronounced 'qwork' (such as the sound penguins allegedly make) I pronounce it 'qwark' (and really ought to learn the proper squiggles used to signify pronunciation)
Surely qwark is correct, given that it ought to rhyme with Mark?
Each has a colour and a flavour, because physicists were feeling kinda bored with sensible concepts like spin and charge.
They are as indivisible as matter gets right now, and we are missing one still.
Anyhow, I still believe they were discovered in order that future generations would be blessed with the most wonderful set of syllables yet conceived:
Say it out loud. Even GreenDuckPate? has got nothing on Quark Soup. Stand up comedians will, at last, have something funny to say when playing to a hall of physicists.