Archive: 01/07/2010

Team Shines Cosmic Light on Missing Ordinary Matter

(PhysOrg.com) -- An international team of scientists, led by University of Maryland astronomer Stacy McGaugh, has found that individual galactic objects have less ordinary matter, relative to dark matter, than does the Universe ...

Jan 07, 2010
4.4 / 5 (17) 11 | with audio podcast

Rules governing RNA's anatomy revealed

(PhysOrg.com) -- University of Michigan researchers have discovered the rules that dictate the three-dimensional shapes of RNA molecules, rules that are based not on complex chemical interactions but simply on geometry.

Jan 07, 2010
5 / 5 (2) 0 | with audio podcast

Golden ratio discovered in a quantum world

Researchers from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB, Germany), in cooperation with colleagues from Oxford and Bristol Universities, as well as the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, ...

Jan 07, 2010
4.8 / 5 (56) 12 | with audio podcast