Archive: 4/09/2007

Two Nanostructures Are Better Than One

Imagine using minuscule structures the size of molecules to harvest sunlight and convert it into electricity. Or employing the same structures to store hydrogen fuel so that it fits into a car’s gas tank. Or replacing today’s ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in Nanophysics
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Breaking down superfluidity

“One of the most exciting areas of research in the last few years has been the realization of the BEC-BCS crossover,” Wolfgang Ketterle tells Ketterle and a team of scientists at the MIT-Harvard Center for ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in General Physics feature
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Bacteria from sponges make new pharmaceuticals

Thousands of interesting new compounds have been discovered inside the bodies of marine sponges according to scientists speaking today at the Society for General Microbiology’s 161st Meeting at the University of Edinburgh, ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in
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