World record for compact 'tabletop' particle accelerator
Using one of the most powerful lasers in the world, researchers have accelerated subatomic particles to the highest energies ever recorded from a compact accelerator.
Light-matter interaction can turn opaque materials transparent
Death by Design? Spatial models show that natural selection favors genetically-limited lifespan as a lineal benefit
LHCb experiment observes two new baryon particles never seen before
(Phys.org) —Today the collaboration for the LHCb experiment at CERN's Large Hadron Collider announced the discovery of two new particles in the baryon family. The particles, known as the Xi_b'- and Xi_b*-, were predicted ...
Researchers learn more about the possible role of gamma ray bursts on life extinction in the universe
Hackers begone: Measurement-device-independent QKD increases clock rate and transmission distance while reducing failure
Physicists observe magnetic 'devil's staircase'
Scientists go to great lengths to extend superlow friction
Discovery of new subatomic particle sheds light on fundamental force of nature
The discovery of a new particle will "transform our understanding" of the fundamental force of nature that binds the nuclei of atoms, researchers argue.