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Neutron anomaly might point to dark matter

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 05:47
"Dark decay" could leave traces in existing experiments
Categories: Conventional Science

Intel unveils 49-qubit superconducting chip

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 09:07
Quantum processor named after Alaska’s Tangled Lakes
Categories: Conventional Science

X-ray ‘GPS’ unveiled by NASA

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 07:18
System could use pulsars to guide spacecraft
Categories: Conventional Science

Quadrupole topological insulator created in mechanical metamaterial

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 09:00
Vibrations point the way to 'corner states'
Categories: Conventional Science

Chemists gear-up for 2019 International Year of the Periodic Table

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 07:06
UNESCO will celebrate 150th anniversary of iconic chart of the elements
Categories: Conventional Science

Neutrons fly left or right depending on size of colliding nuclei

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:27
Outcome of collision determined by electromagnetic and strong forces
Categories: Conventional Science

Optical ‘astrocomb’ could boost searches for Earth-like planets

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 06:46
Microresonator cavity operates at frequencies needed to make extremely precise observations
Categories: Conventional Science

Quantum gravity could be probed by entangled masses

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:33
Physicists revisit thought experiment proposed by Richard Feynman
Categories: Conventional Science

How forests could limit earthquake damage to buildings

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:17
Calculations show that rows of trees can block Love waves
Categories: Conventional Science

‘Quantum radio’ could improve communications in difficult environments

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 06:54
Atom magnetometers could boost GPS performance
Categories: Conventional Science

Bacteria engineered to have ultrasound signature

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 08:20
Gas vesicles make microbes stand-out in images
Categories: Conventional Science

European astroparticle physicists release 10-year vision

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 04:40
Astroparticle Physics European Consortium calls for increased spending on future facilities
Categories: Conventional Science

Water supercooled to record-breaking low temperature

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 07:16
New optical technique improves accuracy of temperature measurements
Categories: Conventional Science

New Los Alamos boss insists US national security remains top focus for the lab

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 04:47
Geophysicist Terry Wallace takes over at Los Alamos National Laboratory
Categories: Conventional Science

Wandering stars could reveal gravitational waves from supermassive black holes

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 06:32
Ultralow-frequency signals could be lurking in Gaia observations
Categories: Conventional Science

Quantum Hall effect in 4D is created in the lab

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 03:00
Optical and atomic experiments synthesize extra dimensions
Categories: Conventional Science

Boost needed for space-based Earth observation, say US academics

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 06:48
US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine plot course for next decade
Categories: Conventional Science

Supercooled water could exist in two liquid phases

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 07:35
X-ray scattering experiment suggests coexistence of high and low-density states
Categories: Conventional Science

Neutrons probe gravity’s inverse square law

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 07:17
Spallation-based experiment sets new limits at very short distances
Categories: Conventional Science

Gold spheres feel the Casimir force

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 04:44
Experiment could lead to better MEMS devices
Categories: Conventional Science

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