University of Bristol

Physicists search for signs of supersymmetry

The first results from direct searches for new physics were announced today from CERN's energy-upgraded Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Among these results was a search for signs of a new theory called supersymmetry in which ...

dateDec 17, 2015 in General Physics
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Emotions help animals to make choices

To understand how animals experience the world and how they should be treated, people need to better understand their emotional lives. A new review of animal emotion suggests that, as in humans, emotions may tell animals ...

dateAug 03, 2010 in Plants & Animals
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Why a short run is better than a long walk

(PhysOrg.com) -- Using the latest technology, researchers are uncovering evidence of exactly how major a role activity plays in the battle to keep obesity at bay. In new report published in the British Medical Journal, scientists ...

dateDec 02, 2009 in Medical research
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Verifying the future of quantum computing

Physicists are one step closer to proving the reliability of a quantum computer โ€“ a machine which promises to revolutionise the way we trade over the internet and provide new tools to perform powerful simulations.

dateJul 30, 2014 in Quantum Physics
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New predictions for sea level rise

Fossil coral data and temperature records derived from ice-core measurements have been used to place better constraints on future sea level rise, and to test sea level projections.

dateJul 27, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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