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Lightning creates radioactive isotopes

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

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

Cold atoms in space could target gravitational waves

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

Porpoise’s forehead acts like an acoustic metamaterial

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

Quantum Circuits bags $18m in first-round financing

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

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

Hope fades for axion-like dark matter

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 04:40
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Excess positrons could come from dark matter after all

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

Earth’s body tide hints at deep mantle structure

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

‘Target skyrmions’ swirl on tiny discs

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

IBM offers 20-qubit quantum computer to clients

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:55
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Putting a damper on wobbly bridges

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 08:21
New model explains why some bridges oscillate when walked on
Categories: Conventional Science

Pulsars could reveal nanohertz gravitational waves within 10 years

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 08:06
Colliding supermassive black holes could soon come into view
Categories: Conventional Science

Living cells weigh-in on tiny cantilever

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 07:29
Change in mass is related to oscillation frequency
Categories: Conventional Science

Silicon probe measures hundreds of neurons in moving animals

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 04:27
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Superconducting quantum computer achieves ten-qubit entanglement

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 07:00
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
Categories: Conventional Science

Japan pushes ahead for Hyper-Kamiokande neutrino detector

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 05:35
Next-generation Neutrino Science Organization to advocate project to government
Categories: Conventional Science

Superfluid helium could reveal lightweight WIMPs

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 01:50
Overlooked mass range is observable with new approach
Categories: Conventional Science

Neutrino detector could see radioactive potassium deep within the Earth

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 08:22
Proposed experiment would boost our understanding of what heats our planet's interior
Categories: Conventional Science

Fractured, watery core key to Enceladus's long-lived ocean

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 07:15
Tidal heating keeps Saturnal moon warm
Categories: Conventional Science

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