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2019-03-15 10:14:05

Rogue waves: The real monsters of the deep

JohnLund/GettyByStephenOrnesWHENthecruiseshipLouisMajestyleftBarcelonaineasternSpainforGenoainnorthernItaly

2019-03-15 10:14:03

High-precision hydrogen clock to hunt for new physics

ByJacobAronAnultra-preciseclockthattickstothebeatofhydrogenmoleculescouldprobefundamentalconstantsandmaybespotsignsofnewphysics.Atomicclocksaretheworld’smostaccuratetimekeepers.Theymeasurethefrequency

2019-03-15 10:13:04

Solar flair: The wonder material shaking up sun power

ByJonCartwrightAlittlemineralwithasunnydisposition

2019-03-15 10:06:06

Largest laser gives diamond a record-setting squeeze

ByKerThan(Image:MatteoChinellato

2019-03-15 10:02:05

Liquid bits could brim with data in future computers

ByJacobAron(Image:RussWidstrand/GettyImages)Don’tdrinkthat

2019-03-15 09:17:06

Japanese paper cuts make graphene extra stretchy

ByRachelEhrenbergTheworld’sstrongestmaterialbecomesasoftiewhencutinjusttherightplaces.Computersimulationsshowthatmakingpatternedcutsinsuperstronggrapheneyieldsflexiblesheetsthatstretchtomorethan160per

2019-03-15 09:17:05

金沙互联网平台:Rogue elements: What's wrong with the periodic table

ByCelesteBiever(Image:MartinReznik)IFIMITATIONisthesincerestformofflattery

2019-03-15 09:05:05

First boron buckyballs roll out of the lab

ByJacobAronScoreoneforboron.Forthefirsttime

2019-03-15 08:19:02

Rainbow slinky offers a way into Schrödinger's box

ByAnnaWilliams(Image:IrfanSiddiqi

2019-03-15 08:10:01

I'm modelling whale ways to keep them safe from ships

ByMadhumitaVenkataramanan(Image:RobertLeslie)TheuniqueSriLankanbluewhalesliveinbusyshippingwaters.MarinebiologistAshadeVosisusingmathematicalmodelstoputthemoutofharm’swayYouadvocateusingmathematical

2019-03-15 07:16:07

Quantum split: Particle this way, properties that way

ByAnilAnanthaswamyVideo:ThreequantumparadoxesillustratedwithcandyCanyouseparateabellfromitsring?Youcaninthequantumworld–theCheshirecatexperimenthasshownneutronssplittingfromtheirspinsASWEIRDastheq

2019-03-15 07:15:07

The surprising power of the unseen

BySimonIngsSciencewillneverovercomeourappetiteforillusionandfakery(Image:ITV/Rex)Primitivenotionsabouthiddenbeingsandforceshavehelpedshapedscience

2019-03-15 06:02:07

Magnetic bubble may give space probes a soft landing

ByRobinHague(Image:MSNW)PARACHUTESmadeofplasmatrappedinamagneticfieldcouldsoonbehelpingspaceprobesglidesafelybacktoEarth.TwoprivateaerospacecompanieshavewonNASAcontractstodemonstratemagnetoshellaero

2019-03-15 06:01:04

金沙互联网平台:Bubble wrap used for cheap blood and bacteria tests

ByLaurenHitchings(Image:RunPhoto)Packitin

2019-03-15 05:12:07

Strange dark stuff is making the universe too bright

ByLisaGrossman(Image:NASA/ESA)LIGHTisincrisis.Theuniverseisfarbrighterthanitshouldbebasedonthenumberoflight-emittingobjectswecanfind

2019-03-15 05:11:03

Colour-changing metal to yield thin, flexible displays

ByPaulMarks(Image:IsisInnovation)(Image:OxfordUniversity)Wepresentthemetalofmanycolours.Sheetsofauniquealloyjustafewnanometresthicktakeondifferenthueswiththeflickofaswitch

2019-03-15 05:07:01

Proof confirmed of 400-year-old fruit-stacking problem

ByJacobAron(Image:RayTang/Rex)Acomputer-verifiedproofofa400-year-oldproblemcouldpavethewayforaneweraofmathematics

2019-03-15 04:16:08

Cycling is a drag act in virtual wind tunnel

ByRowanHooper(Image:JohnHart

2019-03-15 04:03:04

Panning for dark matter in an Australian gold mine

ByMichaelSlezak(Image:MichaelSlezak)“LVINthehole!”LukeNorsworthybarksintotheradioasourlightvehiclebouncesintoashaftintheAustralianoutback.NorsworthyistheelectricalsupervisoratStawellmine

2019-03-15 03:18:06

Decisions ripple through flocks of birds like a wave

ByJacobAronVideo:Watchadecisionspreadlikeawave(Image:FilippoMonteforte/AFP/GettyImages)Birdsofafeatherflocktogether

2019-03-15 03:10:06

Einstein's perfect theory: General relativity rebooted

NeilStevensByPedroG.FerreiraINMARCH

2019-03-15 02:07:03

Higgs boson glimpsed at work for first time

ByLisaGrossman(Image:CERN)Theworld’slargestparticlecolliderhasgivenusourfirstglimpseoftheHiggsbosondoingitsjob.For50years

2019-03-15 02:04:06

Longest-running experiment gets a fast forward

ByJacobAronVideo:Solidorliquid?(Image:QueenMary

2019-03-15 02:03:02

White holes: Hunting the other side of a black hole

Image:JenStark

2019-03-15 02:02:07

Turing's oracle: The computer that goes beyond logic

ByMichaelBrooksHECALLEDitthe“oracle”.ButinhisPhDthesisof1938

2019-03-14 10:10:04

金沙互联网平台:Life-friendly worlds may snap, crackle and pop

ALIENworldsthatarefriendlytolifecouldrevealthemselvesbyradiosignalscracklingfromtheirmagneticfields.Whenstruckbyhighenergyparticlesinthesolarwind

2019-03-14 10:01:02

Milky Way may hide dark matter 'pancake'

OURgalaxymaybeembeddedinapancakeofdarkmatter

2019-03-14 09:20:03

Physicists finally create 'textbook' atom

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2019-03-14 09:18:06

Neutron tracks revive hopes for cold fusion

ByColinBarrasTwentyyearstothedaythattwoelectrochemistsignitedcontroversybyannouncingsignsofcoldfusionataninfamouspressconferenceinUtah(watchavideoofthe1989event)

2019-03-14 09:11:02

Home computers to search for tangoing pulsars

ByRachelCourtlandTheidletimeofhundredsofthousandsofcomputerswillbeputtoworktolookforpulsarsorbitingblackholesorotherneutronstars.Thesearch

2019-03-14 08:17:05

Victorian rule of thumb beats genetic prediction

ByEwenCallawayAruleofthumbfromthe1800stopredicttheheightofchildrenbasedontheirparents’statureisstillfarmoreaccuratethanthebestgenomicpredictions.In1886

2019-03-14 07:14:03

Stephen Hawking's bedtime stories

JulianAnderson/eyevineByAlisonGeorgeEveryone’sgotacopyofABriefHistoryofTime

2019-03-14 07:10:03

Gravity ripples may reveal traces of supersymmetry

ByAnilAnanthaswamyASKphysicistswhattheywouldmostliketofindlurkinginthedebriscreatedbyexperimentssuchastheLargeHadronCollider

2019-03-14 07:10:02

Faster-than-light 'tachyons' might be impossible after all

ByStephenBattersbyFaster-than-lightparticles

2019-03-14 07:01:02

Video: 'Wet shoe' problem solved

BySandrineCeurstemontIfyou’veeverwonderedwhythetopofyourshoesgetsoakedwhenwalkingonawetpavement

2019-03-14 06:15:06

Time to shrink the atomic clock

ByAnilAnanthaswamyATOMICclocks

2019-03-14 06:11:06

Society's vital networks prone to 'explosive' changes

ByColinBarras(Image:RaissaD'Souza/UCDavis)UScomputerscientistshavefoundthatrandomnetworks–themathematicaldescriptionfornetworksweexperienceeverydayinformssuchastheinternetandglobalflightconnections

2019-03-14 06:10:05

Record-breaking algorithm really packs them in

ByColinBarrasGeekyholidaymakerswantingtotakemoreonatrip

2019-03-14 06:05:04

A bizarre universe may be lurking in the shadows

ByAnilAnanthaswamyITIS3.30amon26December2007inMcMurdo

2019-03-14 06:05:04

Micromachine power problem solved with magnets

ByColinBarrasTiny

2019-03-14 05:16:03

Can fractals make sense of the quantum world?

ByMarkBuchananQUANTUMtheoryjustseemstooweirdtobelieve.Particlescanbeinmorethanoneplaceatatime.Theydon’texistuntilyoumeasurethem.Spookierstill

2019-03-14 05:11:02

What would it look like to fall into a black hole?

ByStephenBattersbyFallingintoablackholemightnotbegoodforyourhealth

2019-03-14 05:06:01

Lab discovers first pentagonal ice crystals by chance

ByColinBarras(Image:KennethLibbrecht)Theysaythatnotwosnowflakesarethesame

2019-03-14 03:12:06

金沙互联网平台:Cannibalistic Jupiter ate its early moons

ByMarcusChownTHEfourgiant“Galilean”moonsorbitingJupiterarethelastsurvivorsofatleastfivegenerationsofmoonsthatoncecircledthegasgiant.“Alltheothermoons–andtherecouldhavebeen20ormore–weredevouredbythepla

2019-03-14 03:11:04

Quantum superheroes: The science of Watchmen

ByRowanHooperandSumitPaul-ChoudhuryIt’s1985.Nixon’sstillintheWhiteHouseandZeppelinsfillthesky.Andamotleycrewofcostumedheroeshavecomeoutofretirementtounravelamysterythatstartswiththebrutalslayingofafor

2019-03-14 03:10:04

Video: Airborne laser weapon sails through tests

BySandrineCeurstemontThePentagonmaysoonhaveanewanti-missileweapon–ahigh-poweredlaserfiredfromthenoseofalargejetplanetodestroymissilessoonaftertheyleavetheground.Thelatestvideofootagefromtheprojectreve

2019-03-14 02:18:06

Beads get ball rolling on avalanche prediction

ByAnilAnanthaswamyTHEseemingimpossibilityofpredictingthenextbigavalancheorearthquakehasoftenbeenblamedontheinherentunpredictabilityofcomplexsystems.Auniqueexperimentsuggeststhatthisideamaybewrong.Accu

2019-03-14 02:14:01

Concept of 'hypercosmic God' wins Templeton Prize

ByAmandaGefterTodaytheJohnTempletonFoundationannouncedthewinneroftheannualTempletonPrizeofacolossal£1million($1.4million)

2019-03-14 01:13:06

Gravity may venture where matter fears to tread

ByMarcusChownTHEREisnothingcertaininthisworld

2019-03-14 01:08:05

Could quantum mathematics shake up Google?

ByKurtKleinerAMATHEMATICALtechniqueforstudyingdisorderinquantumsystemscouldimproveinternetkeywordsearches.Itisabletospotsignificantpatternsinlargedatasetssuchaswebpagesandtextdocuments