Physicists discover 'magnetotoroidic effect'
Answer to energy transfer debate could impact areas from photovoltaics to quantum information
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Researchers engineer molecular magnets to act as long-lived qubits
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Time's quantum arrow has a preferred direction: BaBar experiment confirms time asymmetry
(Phys.org)—Time marches relentlessly forward for you and me; watch a movie in reverse, and you'll quickly see something is amiss. But from the point of view of a single, isolated particle, the passage of ...
Harmonic holograms: High-speed three-dimensional imaging captures biological dynamics
Engineers investigate why the cochlea is coiled
Big Bang simulated in metamaterial shows time travel is impossible
New 'topological insulator' could lead to superfast computers
University of Utah engineers discovered a way to create a special material – a metal layer on top of a silicon semiconductor – that could lead to cost-effective, superfast computers that perform lightning-fast ...
Old textbook knowledge reconfirmed: Decay rates of radioactive substances are constant
Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) researchers refute the assumption that the decay rate of some radioactive nuclides depends on the distance between the Earth and the Sun.
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Rare 'baby rattle' molecules reveal new quantum properties of H2O and H2
Neutron scattering experiments at the ILL have revealed the existence of quantum selection rules in molecules, the first experimental confirmation of its kind. Small molecules such as water and hydrogen were inserted into ...