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Lightning creates radioactive isotopes

Physics World - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:00
Radiation from delayed nuclear decays spotted in thunderstorm
Categories: Conventional Science

James Webb Space Telescope completes final cryogenic testing

Physics World - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 08:10
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

The first discovered interstellar asteroid is a quarter-mile long red beast

Astronomy Magazine - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 05:00
Take us with you, `Oumuamua.
Categories: Astronomy

Planetary scientists close in on a super-Earth with an Earth-like atmosphere

Astronomy Magazine - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 14:00
55 Cancri e is too hot for life, but it does have a nice thick blanket to keep it warm.
Categories: Astronomy

Cold atoms in space could target gravitational waves

Physics World - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 05:56
Atom interferometers could be more effective than light-based instruments
Categories: Conventional Science

Did life hitchhike through the Solar System?

Astronomy Magazine - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 05:00
Astronomers suggest microscopic organisms, such as tardigrades, can be transported between planets by fast-moving streams of space dust.
Categories: Astronomy

Porpoise’s forehead acts like an acoustic metamaterial

Physics World - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 00:56
Echolocation beam controlled with deformable tissue
Categories: Conventional Science

Battered but not broken: Arecibo Observatory receives renewed funding

Astronomy Magazine - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 05:00
Puerto Rico’s iconic Arecibo Observatory will remain open after the National Science Foundation announced continued funding last week.
Categories: Astronomy

Cooking up supermassive black holes in the early universe

Astronomy Magazine - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 05:00
How do you make a supermassive black hole more quickly?
Categories: Astronomy

Quantum Circuits bags $18m in first-round financing

Physics World - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 04:48
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Arecibo Observatory lives on, but with less money

Physics World - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 07:16
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Pluto’s smog keeps it cool

Astronomy Magazine - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 05:00
The dwarf planet’s hazy smog layer may chill the world more than expected.
Categories: Astronomy

Hope fades for axion-like dark matter

Physics World - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 04:40
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Categories: Conventional Science

Excess positrons could come from dark matter after all

Physics World - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:00
HAWC observations discount nearby pulsar sources
Categories: Conventional Science

Earth’s body tide hints at deep mantle structure

Physics World - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 07:19
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

New pulsar result supports particle dark matter

Astronomy Magazine - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 05:00
The nature of dark matter remains elusive, but astronomers are now one step closer to the answer.
Categories: Astronomy

The case of the shrinking white dwarf

Astronomy Magazine - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 05:00
For the first time, astronomers have found observational evidence of a contracting white-dwarf star.
Categories: Astronomy

‘Target skyrmions’ swirl on tiny discs

Physics World - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:22
Stable structures need no applied magnetic field
Categories: Conventional Science

A potentially habitable planet has been discovered just 11 light-years away

Astronomy Magazine - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 05:00
Ross 128 may be our nearest chance to find life in another solar system.
Categories: Astronomy

IBM offers 20-qubit quantum computer to clients

Physics World - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:55
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Categories: Conventional Science

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