A matter of matter: Demonstrating destructive quantum interference using Bose-Einstein condensates
Physicists propose explanation for metals behaving badly
Mars may act as a giant planetary pump
Quantum dots with confined light holes could have applications in quantum technologies
How does complex behavior spontaneously emerge in the brain?
Superheated Bose-Einstein condensate exists above critical temperature
Better power grid synchronization may enable smart grids to self-recover from failures
Physicists extend entanglement in Einstein experiment
Point-like defects in a quantum fluid behave like magnetic monopoles
Sets & the city: World Science Festival 2012, New York-style (Part 1 of 2)
Can quantum theory be improved?
Functioning brain follows famous sand pile model
One of the deep problems in understanding the brain is to understand how relatively simple computing units (the neurons), collectively perform extremely complex operations (thinking).
Researchers characterize mysterious ultraluminous X-ray sources
Engineers develop a computer that operates on water droplets
Computers and water typically don't mix, but in Manu Prakash's lab, the two are one and the same. Prakash, an assistant professor of bioengineering at Stanford, and his students have built a synchronous computer ...