Bright lights, small systems: Molecular differentiation using free-electron lasers
A clock that will last forever: Researchers propose a way to build the first space-time crystal
(Phys.org)—Imagine a clock that will keep perfect time forever, even after the heat-death of the universe. This is the "wow" factor behind a device known as a "space-time crystal," a four-dimensional crystal ...
Magnetic behavior discovery could advance nuclear fusion
(Phys.org) —Inspired by the space physics behind solar flares and the aurora, a team of researchers from the University of Michigan and Princeton has uncovered a new kind of magnetic behavior that could ...
Gyroscope's unexplained acceleration may be due to modified inertia
RNA reactor could have served as a precursor of life
Galaxy sized twist in time pulls violating particles back into line
(PhysOrg.com) -- University of Warwick physicist has produced a galaxy sized solution which explains one of the outstanding puzzles of particle physics, while leaving the door open to the related conundrum ...
Entanglement can help in classical communication
Invisibility carpet cloak can hide objects from visible light
Seeing clearly: 2D nanoscopy achieves direct imaging of nanoscale coherence
Model shows how scientific paradigms rise and fall
First instance of ball lightning captured on video and spectrographs
Improving lasers with microring mirrors
Spintronic thermoelectric power generators: A step towards energy efficient electronic devices
(Phys.org) —Imagine a computer so efficient that it can recycle its own waste heat to produce electricity. While such an idea may seem far-fetched today, significant progress has already been made to realize ...
World's first 3-D acoustic cloaking device hides objects from sound
(Phys.org) —Using little more than a few perforated sheets of plastic and a staggering amount of number crunching, Duke engineers have demonstrated the world's first three-dimensional acoustic cloak. The ...