Archive: 06/11/2014

Viewing deeper into the quantum world

One of the important tasks for quantum physics researchers and engineers is designing more sensitive instruments to study the tiny fields and forces that govern the world we live in. The most precise measuring ...

dateJun 11, 2014 in Quantum Physics
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Google helps open new home for startups in Berlin

Internet entrepreneurs have received a new home in the German capital with the opening of the "Factory"—a workspace developed in partnership with Google Inc. that allows startups to innovate and collaborate under one roof.

dateJun 11, 2014 in Business
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Sun emits three X-class flares in 2 days

On June 11, 2014, the sun erupted with its third X-class flare in two days. The flare was classified as an X1.0 and it peaked at 5:06 a.m. EDT. Images of the flare were captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory. ...

dateJun 11, 2014 in Space Exploration
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Sixteen nanometres in 3D

Tomography enables the interior of a vast range of objects to be depicted in 3D – from cellular structures to technical appliances. Researchers from the Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI) have now devised a method ...

dateJun 11, 2014 in Nanophysics
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