Serious security: Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution guards against the most general attacks
Adding leap second this year expected to cause Internet problems
Light-matter interaction can turn opaque materials transparent
Spontaneous wave function collapse can suppress acoustic Schrodinger cat states
In quantum theory of cognition, memories are created by the act of remembering
Cellulose with Braille for cells
Artificial implants such as pacemakers often cause complications because the body identifies them as foreign objects. Researchers at ETH Zurich have now demonstrated a simple method to fabricate cellulose-sheaths ...
Physicist proves impossibility of quantum time crystals
Two Japanese, one American win Nobel Prize in physics
An invention that promises to revolutionize the way the world lights its homes and offices—and already helps create the glowing screens of mobile phones, computers and TVs— earned a Nobel Prize on Tuesday ...
We are living in a bacterial world, and it's impacting us more than previously thought
Researcher discovers new salmonella serotype
Lubbock is known for many things. Some of them are reasons to celebrate, like being the home of Buddy Holly. Some portray the city in negative ways, like dust storms.
Robot pens bond with grandpas, corporate execs
Watching a Cannibal Galaxy Dine
(PhysOrg.com) -- A new technique using near-infrared images, obtained with ESO’s 3.58-metre New Technology Telescope (NTT), allows astronomers to see through the opaque dust lanes of the giant cannibal galaxy ...
Oil price slump puts at risk clean energy push, experts say
Falling oil prices could have a negative impact on global efforts to develop renewable energy sources, experts warned Saturday at a conference in Abu Dhabi.