A technique devised by UCLA researchers could help scientists better understand a tiny—but potentially important—component of next-generation electronic devices.
Have you ever wondered why the human brain evolved the way it did?
An ongoing international effort to redefine the kilogram by 2018 has been helped by recent efforts from a team researchers from Italy, Japan and Germany to correlate two of the most precise measurements of Avogadro's number ...
Researchers from the University of Bristol have revisited a well-known classroom demonstration where a lighter ball is dropped on top of a larger heavier ball and offer a model to explain the phenomenon.
The universe can be a very sticky place, but just how sticky is a matter of debate.
Titanium and gold are usually not magnetic and cannot be magnets – unless you combine them just so.
Snake skin inspired surfaces smash records, providing an astonishing 40% friction reduction in tests of high performance materials.
Groundbreaking work at two Department of Energy national laboratories has confirmed plutonium's magnetism, which scientists have long theorized but have never been able to experimentally observe. The advances that enabled ...