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Researchers engineer molecular magnets to act as long-lived qubits
Multiphysics invisibility cloak manipulates both electric current and heat
Researchers identify nature of fish's 'sixth sense'
A team of scientists has identified how a "sixth sense" in fish allows them to detect flows of water, which helps resolve a long-standing mystery about how these aquatic creatures respond to their environment. ...
Beyond geometry: Shape entropy links nanostructures with emergent macroscopic behavior in natural and engineered systems
Good vibes: Coupling electron spin states and carbon nanotube vibrations
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
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Sets & the city: World Science Festival 2012, New York-style (Part 1 of 2)
Physicists create sonic black hole in the lab
CERN physicists trap antihydrogen atoms for more than 16 minutes (w/ video)
Trapping antihydrogen atoms at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) has become so routine that physicists are confident that they can soon begin experiments on this rare antimatter equivalent ...