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 ...
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 ...
Geckos use toe hairs to turn stickiness on/off
Researchers at Oregon State University have developed a model that explains how geckos, as well as spiders and some insects, can run up and down walls, cling to ceilings, and seemingly defy gravity with such ...
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
Law of physics governs airplane evolution
Researchers believe they now know why the supersonic trans-Atlantic Concorde aircraft went the way of the dodo—it hit an evolutionary cul-de-sac.