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09.07.2019
01:53 ScienceDaily.comSupercomputer shows 'Chameleon Theory' could change how we think about gravity

Supercomputer simulations of galaxies have shown that Einstein's theory of General Relativity might not be the only way to explain how gravity works or how galaxies form.

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01:26 Yahoo ScienceTrump Is Desperately Trying to Spin His Abysmal Record on the Environment

The president tapped a bait-and-tackle shop owner and an array of administration officials to help him argue that slashing emissions regulations is actually good for the planet

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01:01 Nanowerk.comConnecting the dots for quantum networks

A new technique squeezes quantum dots to emit single photons with precisely the same color and with positions that can be less than a millionth of a meter apart.

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00:05 WhatReallyHappened.comFor 30 years, the Dept. of Energy and “scientific establishment” has blocked the truth about cold fusion (Low-Energy Nuclear Reactions), the ultimate “renewable” energy solution for humanity

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08.07.2019
23:31 Phys.orgPairing 'glue' for electrons in iron-based high-temp superconductors studied

Newly published research from a team of scientists led by the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory sheds more light on the nature of high-temperature iron-based superconductivity.

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22:21 Technology.org3 Sky Surveys Completed in Preparation for Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument

Researchers will pick 35 million galaxies and quasars to target during DESI’s 5-year mission. It took three sky

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21:49 Yahoo ScienceTrump To Spin Environmental Record In White House Speech

The president is giving a speech meant to appeal to suburban swing voters frustrated by his brazen climate denialism and embrace of big polluters.

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21:12 Nanowerk.comSupercomputer shows 'Chameleon Theory' could change how we think about gravity

Supercomputer simulations of galaxies have shown that Einstein's theory of General Relativity might not be the only way to explain how gravity works or how galaxies form.

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21:00 Nanowerk.comDevelopment of 3D particle model for single particles in battery electrodes

Development of 3D electrochemical model to improve battery energy density and efficiency of electric vehicles.

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20:02 Phys.orgDevelopment of 3-D particle model for single particles in battery electrodes

A model with a 3-D observation of micrometer-sized particles in a cell has been developed. Through the analysis and research of micrometer-sized particles in a cell, this model is expected to enhance energy efficiency of cells.

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19:51 Phys.orgQuantum satellite combines art with science

A satellite built by the National University of Singapore (NUS) entered orbit in June carrying both a high-tech quantum device from the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) and a quotation from a play written for the NUS Arts Festival.

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19:51 Phys.orgSupercomputer shows 'Chameleon Theory' could change how we think about gravity

Supercomputer simulations of galaxies have shown that Einstein's theory of General Relativity might not be the only way to explain how gravity works or how galaxies form.

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19:24 Physics.Aps.orgFeature: Coming Soon: Cold Atoms Impersonate Superconductors

Researchers say they are close to simulating high-temperature superconductivity using a lattice of ultracold atoms, a step toward explaining this perfectly conducting state.
[Physics 12, 76] Published Mon Jul 08, 2019

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19:16 Phys.orgResearchers combine quantum expertise to advance research in ultracold molecules

Leaders in the field of ultracold molecule research from Columbia and Harvard universities are teaming up to propel understanding of the quantum mechanics of chemical reactions.

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18:40 Nanowerk.comUnlocking magnetic properties for future faster, low-energy spintronics

A research collaboration combines theory and experimental expertise, discovering new magnetic properties of two-dimensional Fe3GeTe2 (FGT) towards spintronic applications promising faster, more efficient computing.

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18:36 Nature.ComNonlinear optics in the fractional quantum Hall regime

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18:12 ScientificAmerican.ComFuture Gravitational Wave Detectors Could Find Exoplanets, Too

Although meant to study merging supermassive black holes, the European Space Agency’s LISA mission might also discover hundreds of worlds around white dwarf stars -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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17:06 Phys.orgThree runaway stars believed to be survivors of thermonuclear explosions

A team of researchers with members from Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. has found what they describe as three stars that are example remnants of thermonuclear explosions. They have written a paper describing their findings and have uploaded it to the arXiv preprint server and onto Oxford's Monthly Notices of the Royal Academic Astronomical Society.

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16:31 Phys.orgLocalised excitons in 2-D materials for integrated quantum optics

NUS scientists have found that the oxygen interstitials in single-layer tungsten diselenide (WSe2) enable it to function as single photon emitters (SPEs) for quantum optical applications.

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14:32 GizmagTwo-dimensional cellular automation game inspires retro synth


Regular readers will be familiar with the retro wooden wonders of Love Hultén. Over the years, the Swedish designer has created wood-encased games consoles, classic games, computer replicas and music makers. His latest project is called the Evoboxx, a synthesizer based on the zero-player Game of Life from 1970.
.. Continue Reading Two-dimensional cellular automation game inspires retro synth Category: Music Tags: Digital music Raspberry Pi Synthesizer Video Games Wood

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13:03 Optics and Photonics NewsNew Math for Silicon PVs: One Photon = Two Electrons

Researchers fashion silicon solar-cell heterostructures in which a single incident photon can yield two electrons, significantly boosting maximum theoretical efficiency.

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10:49 Nanowerk.comLocalized excitons in 2D materials for integrated quantum optics

Scientists have found that the oxygen interstitials in single-layer tungsten diselenide enable it to function as single photon emitters for quantum optical applications.

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07.07.2019
20:23 DigitalTrends.comHow do you kill a jellyfish galaxy? With a supermassive black hole

Jellyfish galaxies have tendrils of stars that stream away from the main body of the galaxy like tentacles. Now, an astronomer has investigated what happens to these galactic jellies when they interact with supermassive black holes.

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05.07.2019
17:12 CosmosMagazine.comQuantum computing for the qubit curious

Quantum computers could change the world. It's a shame they’re so bewildering. Cathal O'Connell prepared this brief primer.

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17:07 Phys.orgNUS quantum satellite combines art with science

A satellite built by the National University of Singapore (NUS) entered orbit in June carrying both a high-tech quantum device from the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) and a quotation from a play written for the NUS Arts Festival.

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13:36 NewScientist.ComMore than a thousand sharks and rays have become entangled in plastic

More than a thousand sharks and rays have become entangled in plastic debris, a team has found by reviewing scientific papers and Twitter

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12:31 Technology.orgElectron microscope gains magnetic superpowers

In a world first, a powerful transmission electron microscope (TEM) is given extraordinary new powers of sight, which

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04.07.2019
16:17 Phys.orgAn atomic-scale erector set

To design buildings that can withstand the largest of storms, Kostas Keremidis, a Ph.D. candidate at the MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub, is using research at the smallest scale—that of the atom.

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15:13 Space.comExotic 'Early Dark Energy' Could Be the Missing Link That Explains the Universe's Expansion

Measures of the universe's expansion taken from different sources don't match. An exotic form of dark energy particles could be the reason why.

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15:08 LiveScience.comThe Largest Black Holes in the Universe Formed in a Snap — Then Stopped

The biggest, oldest black holes in the universe shouldn't technically exist. A new study provides fresh evidence for the weird, "direct collapse" process that may have made them.

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14:55 Phys.orgScientists combine light and matter to make particles with new behaviors

Every type of atom in the universe has a unique fingerprint: It only absorbs or emits light at the particular energies that match the allowed orbits of its electrons. That fingerprint enables scientists to identify an atom wherever it is found. A hydrogen atom in outer space absorbs light at the same energies as one on Earth.

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12:13 Technology.orgGeneration and sampling of quantum states of light in a silicon chip

Scientists from the University of Bristol and the Technical University of Denmark have found a promising new way

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12:13 Technology.orgNew material shows high potential for quantum computing

A joint team of scientists at the University of California, Riverside, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is

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12:01 Technology.orgAtmosphere of Midsize Planet Revealed by Hubble, Spitzer

Two NASA space telescopes have teamed up to identify, for the first time, the detailed chemical “fingerprint” of

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09:12 GizmagSolar Chameleons: CERN s search for dark energy particles from the Sun


One of the biggest mysteries of the universe is why its expansion seems to be speeding up. Physicists have attributed it to a strange force called dark energy, but exactly how it works is largely speculative. Hypothetical "chameleon" particles could be behind dark energy, and physicists at CERN have been searching for these particles streaming from the Sun. Now, the team has reported the first results of their search.
.. Continue Reading Solar Chameleons: CERN's search for dark energy particles from the Sun Category: Physics Tags: Astronomy CERN Dark Energy Particle physics Physics Sun

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00:24 Yahoo ScienceJudge to reassess $80 million award in Monsanto cancer case

A federal judge says he will reconsider a jury's $80 million damage award to a cancer victim who used Monsanto's Roundup weed-killer. The San Francisco Chronicle reports U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria said at a hearing Tuesday that he will reduce but not entirely eliminate punitive damages for what he called the company's "reprehensible" conduct. In March, a jury found that glyphosate, an active ingredient in Roundup, was a likely cause of 70-year-old Edwin Hardeman's diagnosis of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

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03.07.2019
23:38 Phys.orgJudge to reassess $80 million award in Monsanto cancer case

A federal judge will reconsider a jury's $80 million damage award to a cancer victim who used Monsanto's Roundup weed-killer.

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22:52 Phys.orgX-rays spot spinning black holes across cosmic sea

Like whirlpools in the ocean, spinning black holes in space create a swirling torrent around them. However, black holes do not create eddies of wind or water. Rather, they generate disks of gas and dust heated to hundreds of millions of degrees that glow in X-ray light.

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20:21 Nature.ComHyperbolic lattices in circuit quantum electrodynamics

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20:21 Nature.ComMagnetic monopole noise

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20:02 Technology.orgX-rays Spot Spinning Black Holes Across Cosmic Sea

Like whirlpools in the ocean, spinning black holes in space create a swirling torrent around them. However, black

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20:02 Phys.orgMagnetic monopoles make acoustic debut

University College Cork (UCC) & University of Oxford Professor of Physics, Séamus Davis, has led a team of experimental physicists in the discovery of the magnetic noise generated by a fluid of magnetic monopoles.

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19:26 Physics.Aps.orgSynopsis: Chemical Conversations Lead to Particle Cliques

When particles such as cells or a biological molecules leave chemical trails, a variety of clustering behaviors result, according to simulations.
[Physics] Published Wed Jul 03, 2019

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18:28 Nature.ComHolograms from electrons scattered by light

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17:26 QuantaMagazine.orgThe Quantum Theory That Peels Away the Mystery of Measurement

A recent test has confirmed the predictions of quantum trajectory theory.

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17:16 Photonics.comJuergen Czarske Recipient of OSA Award

The Optical Society (OSA) has named Juergen Czarske of Technische Universitat Dresden (TU Dresden) the recipient of the 2019 Joseph Fraunhofer Award/Robert M. Burley Prize for seminal contributions to the field of digital interferometric and holographic sensors. OSA President Ursula Gibson said, “Czarske’s achievements in optical engineering have led to significant innovation across several fields, including important biomedical applications." Courtesy of Juergen Czarske Czarske's research involves laser-based metrology for use in biomedicine, particularly for neurodegenerative diseases. Czarske is director and C4-professor at TU Dresden; life fellow of OSA and SPIE; fellow of EOS; senior member of IEEE; elected...

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14:40 Phys.orgArtificial gravity breaks free from science fiction

Artificial gravity has long been the stuff of science fiction. Picture the wheel-shaped ships from films like 2001: A Space Odyssey and The Martian, imaginary craft that generate their own gravity by spinning around in space.

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14:17 LiveScience.comExotic 'Early Dark Energy' Could Be the Missing Link That Explains the Universe's Expansion

Measures of the universe's expansion taken from different sources don't match. An exotic form of dark energy particles could be the reason why.

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14:06 Phys.orgThe highest-energy gamma rays discovered by the Tibet ASgamma experiment

The Tibet ASgamma experiment, a China-Japan joint research project, has discovered the highest energy cosmic gamma rays ever observed from an astrophysical source—in this case, the Crab Nebula. The experiment detected gamma rays ranging from > 100 Teraelectron volts (TeV) (Fig.1) to an estimated 450 TeV. Previously, the highest gamma-ray energy ever observed was 75 TeV by the HEGRA Cherenkov telescope.

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13:31 Technology.orgThree-dimensional model illuminates key aspects of early development

From a biological standpoint, the earliest stages of life are the most mysterious. A developing human embryo undergoes

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11:36 Technology.orgPhysicists use light waves to accelerate supercurrents, enable ultrafast quantum computing

Jigang Wang patiently explained his latest discovery in quantum control that could lead to superfast computing based on

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11:25 Technology.orgKWISP detector searches for dark energy from the Sun

First results are in for the KWISP detector’s hunt for hypothetical dark-energy particles from the Sun. Astronomers observe

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06:53 GizmagNuclear fusion plasma could be stabilized against large eruptions – by causing lots of small ones


As the Sun and stars themselves can attest, nuclear fusion could be an essentially unlimited energy source, if we can only harness it. The problem is that the plasma used is inherently unstable, and large eruptions can damage the reactors containing it. But now, physicists from the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) have found a way to prevent those large eruptions, by triggering lots of small ones through the injection of tiny pellets of beryllium.
.. Continue Reading Nuclear fusion plasma could be stabilized against large eruptions – by causing lots of small ones Category: Energy Tags: Energy Fusion Nuclear Physics Plasma Princeton Reactors Tokamak reactor

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04:00 ScienceDaily.comTiny granules can help bring clean and abundant fusion power to Earth

Physicists have concluded that injecting tiny beryllium pellets into ITER could help stabilize the plasma that fuels fusion reactions.

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02:01 Phys.orgBlack hole brings down curtain on jellyfish galaxy's star turn

The role of an excited black hole in the death of an exotic 'jellyfish' galaxy will be presented today (3 July) by Callum Bellhouse of the University of Birmingham at the RAS National Astronomy Meeting in Lancaster. The supermassive black hole at the centre of jellyfish galaxy JO201 is stripping away gas and throwing it out into space, accelerating suppression of star formation and effectively 'killing' the galaxy. 

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01:34 ScienceDaily.comA new path to understanding second sound in Bose-Einstein condensates

There are two sound velocities in a Bose-Einstein condensate. In addition to the normal sound propagation there is second sound, which is a quantum phenomenon. Scientists have put forth a new theory for this phenomenon.

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00:16 ScienceDaily.comAtmosphere of midsize planet revealed by Hubble, Spitzer

Two NASA space telescopes have identified the detailed chemical 'fingerprint' of a planet between the sizes of Earth and Neptune. No planets like this can be found in our own solar system, but they are common around other stars.

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02.07.2019
23:52 ScienceDaily.comGeneration and sampling of quantum states of light in a silicon chip

Scientists have found a promising new way to build the next generation of quantum simulators combining light and silicon micro-chips.

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23:52 ScienceDaily.comMechanical vibration generated by electron spins

Micro mechanical elements are indispensable components of modern electrical devices but the actuation of them requires electrical current. It becomes harder to wire the element as further downscaling of device is pursued. As a way out of this issue, researchers demonstrated a new way to deliver a force to drive micro mechanics by spin current.

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23:34 Phys.orgTiny granules can help bring clean and abundant fusion power to Earth

Beryllium, a hard, silvery metal long used in X-ray machines and spacecraft, is finding a new role in the quest to bring the power that drives the sun and stars to Earth. Beryllium is one of the two main materials used for the wall in ITER, a multinational fusion facility under construction in France to demonstrate the practicality of fusion power. Now, physicists from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) and General Atomics have concluded that injecting tiny beryllium pellets into ITER could help stabilize the plasma that fuels fusion reactions.

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20:59 LiveScience.comWhat Is Relativity?

Albert Einstein was famous for many things, but his greatest brainchild is the theory of relativity. It forever changed our understanding of space and time.

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20:13 Phys.orgAtmosphere of mid-size planet revealed by Hubble and Spitzer

Two NASA space telescopes have teamed up to identify, for the first time, the detailed chemical "fingerprint" of a planet between the sizes of Earth and Neptune. No planets like this can be found in our own solar system, but they are common around other stars.

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20:02 Phys.orgA new path to understanding second sound in Bose-Einstein condensates

There are two sound velocities in a Bose-Einstein condensate. In addition to the normal sound propagation there is second sound, which is a quantum phenomenon. Scientists in Ludwig Mathey's group from the University of Hamburg have put forth a new theory for this phenomenon.

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17:19 Technology.orgArtificial gravity breaks free from science fiction

Artificial gravity has long been the stuff of science fiction. Picture the wheel-shaped ships from films like 2001:

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16:40 Phys.orgGeneration and sampling of quantum states of light in a silicon chip

Scientists from the University of Bristol and the Technical University of Denmark have found a promising new way to build the next generation of quantum simulators combining light and silicon micro-chips.

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16:05 Nanowerk.comMechanical vibration generated by electron spins

Micro mechanical elements are indispensable components of modern electrical devices but the actuation of them requires electrical current. It becomes harder to wire the element as further downscaling of device is pursued. As a way out of this issue, researchers demonstrated a new way to deliver a force to drive micro mechanics by spin current.

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16:05 Phys.orgResearchers detect bromine atoms in springtime Arctic

For the first time, researchers at the University of Michigan have detected bromine atoms in the atmosphere, and in doing so, have confirmed the reaction pathway through which mercury is removed from the atmosphere and enters the ecosystem in the springtime Arctic.

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15:53 Phys.orgMechanical vibration generated by electron spins

Micro mechanical elements are indispensable components of modern electrical devices, but the actuation of them requires electrical current. It becomes harder to wire the element as further downscaling of device is pursued. As a way out of this issue, researchers demonstrated a new way to deliver a force to drive micro mechanics by spin current.

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15:42 Phys.orgKirigami can spin terahertz rays in real time to peer into biological tissue

With a light-spinning device inspired by the Japanese art of paper cutting, University of Michigan researchers have detected microscopic twists in the internal structure of plant and animal tissue without harmful X-rays.

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11:03 Technology.orgU-M researchers detect bromine atoms in springtime Arctic

For the first time, researchers at the University of Michigan have detected bromine atoms in the atmosphere, and

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10:51 Technology.orgKirigami can spin terahertz rays in real time to peer into biological tissue

With a light-spinning device inspired by the Japanese art of paper cutting, University of Michigan researchers have detected

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07:46 ScienceDaily.comSimulating quantum systems with neural networks

A new computational method, based on neural networks, can simulate open quantum systems with unprecedented versatility.

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06:50 ScienceDaily.comWorld's smallest MRI performed on single atoms

Researchers have made a major scientific breakthrough by performing the world's smallest magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). They used their new technique to visualize the magnetic field of single atoms.

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02:25 Futurity.orgStacked 2D materials reveal exotic quantum states

Double-layer stacks of graphene show off some new quantum physics scientists haven't observed before.

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01.07.2019
23:37 ScienceDaily.comThree-dimensional model illuminates key aspects of early development

Researchers have created a new 3D model of human embryonic tissue that promises to shed light on critical components of development -- including processes that go awry during pregnancy complications.

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23:06 Phys.orgPhysicists use light waves to accelerate supercurrents, enable ultrafast quantum computing

Jigang Wang patiently explained his latest discovery in quantum control that could lead to superfast computing based on quantum mechanics: He mentioned light-induced superconductivity without energy gap. He brought up forbidden supercurrent quantum beats. And he mentioned terahertz-speed symmetry breaking.

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23:02 ScienceDaily.comPhysicists use light waves to accelerate supercurrents, enable ultrafast quantum computing

Scientists have discovered that terahertz light -- light at trillions of cycles per second -- can act as a control knob to accelerate supercurrents. That can help open up the quantum world of matter and energy at atomic and subatomic scales to practical applications such as ultrafast computing.

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21:52 Photonics.comQuantum Teleportation-Based State Transfer of Photon Polarization in Diamond

Researchers from the Yokohama National University have demonstrated reliable quantum state transfer of photon polarization into a carbon nuclear spin coupled to a nitrogen-vacancy (NV) center in diamond. The transfer of quantum information into an otherwise inaccessible space — in this case, carbon atoms in diamond — could be applied to the transfer of sensitive information into a quantum memory without revealing or damaging the stored quantum information. The lattice structure of diamond contains a nitrogen-vacancy (NV) center with surrounding carbons. A carbon isotope (green) is first entangled with an electron (blue) in the vacancy. They then wait for a photon (red) to be absorbed, resulting in quantum...

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18:33 Nanowerk.comWorld's smallest MRI performed on single atoms

Magnetic Resonance Imaging enables to scan the magnetic field of single atoms with unprecedented resolution.

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18:10 Phys.orgThree-dimensional model illuminates key aspects of early development

From a biological standpoint, the earliest stages of life are the most mysterious. A developing human embryo undergoes a flurry of rapid changes, and these changes are exceedingly difficult to study because they transpire within the confines of a womb.

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18:10 Phys.orgWorld's smallest MRI performed on single atoms

Researchers at the Center for Quantum Nanoscience (QNS) within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) at Ewha Womans University have made a major scientific breakthrough by performing the world's smallest magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). In an international collaboration with colleagues from the U.S., QNS scientists used their new technique to visualize the magnetic field of single atoms.

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18:09 NYT ScienceScientists Took an M.R.I. Scan of an Atom

The hospital technology, typically used to identify human ailments, captured perhaps the world’s smallest magnetic resonance image.

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17:25 Phys.orgSimulating quantum systems with neural networks

Even on the scale of everyday life, nature is governed by the laws of quantum physics. These laws explain common phenomena like light, sound, heat, or even the trajectories of balls on a pool table. But when applied to a large number of interacting particles, the laws of quantum physics actually predict a variety of phenomena that defy intuition.

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16:55 ChemistryWorld.comGet with the quantum program

Now is the time for industry to engage with the emerging world of quantum computers

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16:38 Phys.orgStudy unveils new supersymmetry anomalies in superconformal quantum field theories

Researchers at the University of Southampton and the Korea Institute for Advanced Study have recently showed that supersymmetry is anomalous in N=1 superconformal quantum field theories (SCFTs) with an anomalous R symmetry. The anomaly described in their paper, published in Physical Review Letters, was previously observed in holographic SCFTs at strong coupling, yet their work confirms that it is already present in the simplest free STFCs.

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16:15 GizmagRIBA picks 20 stunning builds for 2019 House of the Year award


The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced its selection of the best new homes in the UK. Featuring a total of 20 projects, the 2019 House of the Year longlist includes luxury pads, compact inner-city houses, and impressively sustainable homes.
.. Continue Reading RIBA picks 20 stunning builds for 2019 House of the Year award Category: Architecture Tags: Awards Competition Home House Luxury RIBA Sustainable

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16:15 Phys.orgUtrafast magnetism: Electron-phonon interactions examined at BESSY II

How fast can a magnet switch its orientation, and what are the microscopic mechanisms at play? An HZB team at BESSY II has, for the first time, experimentally assessed the principal microscopic process of ultra-fast magnetism. The methodology developed for this purpose can also be used to investigate interactions between spins and lattice oscillations in graphene, superconductors or other quantum materials.

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16:10 ScientificAmerican.Com1969: Catching Small Particles; 1919: Crashing Large Airplanes

Innovation and discovery as chronicled in Scientific American -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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14:04 Space.comAfter Decades of Hunting, Physicists Claim They've Made Quantum Material from Depths of Jupiter

A team of researchers have posted a paper in which they claim to have achieved a holy grail of materials science: creating metallic hydrogen in a laboratory.

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13:46 Phys.orgAtomic 'patchwork' using heteroepitaxy for next-generation semiconductor devices

Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have grown atomically thin crystalline layers of transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs) with varying composition over space, continuously feeding in different types of TMDC to a growth chamber to tailor changes in properties. Examples include 20-nanometer strips surrounded by TMDCs with atomically straight interfaces and layered structures. They also directly probed the electronic properties of these heterostructures; potential applications include electronics with unparalleled power efficiency.

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30.06.2019
23:00 Technology.orgResearch reveals exotic quantum states in double-layer graphene

Researchers from Brown and Columbia Universities have demonstrated previously unknown states of matter that arise in double-layer stacks

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16:09 ScientificAmerican.ComQuantum Computing for English Majors

The poet who discovered Shor’s algorithm answers questions about quantum computers and other mysteries -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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01:06 ScienceDaily.comAtomic 'patchwork' using heteroepitaxy for next generation semiconductor devices

Researchers have grown atomically thin crystalline layers of transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs) with varying composition over space, continuously feeding in different types of TMDC to a growth chamber to tailor changes in properties. Examples include 20nm strips surrounded by different TMDCs with atomically straight interfaces, and layered structures. They also directly probed the electronic properties of these heterostructures; potential applications include electronics with unparalleled power efficiency.

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29.06.2019
18:43 ScienceDaily.comResearchers decipher the history of supermassive black holes in the early universe

Astrophysicists have found evidence for the direct formation of black holes that do not need to emerge from a star remnant. The production of black holes in the early universe, formed in this manner, may provide scientists with an explanation for the presence of extremely massive black holes at a very early stage in the history of our universe.

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09:46 Nanowerk.comAtomic 'patchwork' using heteroepitaxy for next generation semiconductor devices

Continuous process for engineering 2D transition metal dichalcogenide (TMDC) heterostructures.

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05:10 ScienceDaily.comNew material shows high potential for quantum computing

Scientists are getting closer to confirming the existence of an exotic quantum particle called Majorana fermion, crucial for fault-tolerant quantum computing -- the kind of quantum computing that addresses errors during its operation.

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02:33 ScienceDaily.comBuilding a bridge to the quantum world

Entanglement is one of the main principles of quantum mechanics. Physicists have found a way to use a mechanical oscillator to produce entangled radiation. This method might prove extremely useful when it comes to connecting quantum computers.

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01:20 Nanowerk.comNew material shows high potential for quantum computing

Researchers are getting closer to confirming the existence of an exotic quantum particle called Majorana fermion, crucial for fault-tolerant quantum computing - the kind of quantum computing that addresses errors during its operation.

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28.06.2019
23:56 Photonics.comPrototype Could Be Used to Connect Quantum Computers

Physicists from the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) used a mechanical oscillator to produce entangled radiation. According to the research team, this is the first time a mechanical object has been used to create entangled radiation. Beyond its significance for fundamental physics, such a device could someday be used to link sensitive quantum computers with the optical fibers that connect computer networks. Classical computers are typically connected through optical fibers, because optical radiation is robust against disturbances that could corrupt or destroy data. In order to apply this technology to quantum computers, a link that can convert the quantum computer’s microwave photons to optical...

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23:07 Phys.orgNew material shows high potential for quantum computing

A joint team of scientists at the University of California, Riverside, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is getting closer to confirming the existence of an exotic quantum particle called Majorana fermion, crucial for fault-tolerant quantum computing—the kind of quantum computing that addresses errors during its operation.

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