Physicists build quantum refrigerator based on four quantum dots
New study identifies key design features that boost violins' acoustic power
Some of the most prized violins in the world were crafted in the Italian workshops of Amati, Stradivari, and Guarneri—master violinmaking families from the 17th and 18th centuries who produced increasingly ...
Scientists discover bulk material that exhibits monolayer behavior
Flying qubits make for a highly resilient quantum memory
How did evolution optimize circadian clocks?
Fiber optic light pipes in the retina do much more than simple image transfer
World's most powerful MRI gets set to come online
Heads or tails: Experimental quantum coin flipping cryptography performs better than classical protocols
Irish mathematicians explain why Guinness bubbles sink (w/ video)
Experiment investigates how classical physics may emerge from quantum physics
Econophysics: Can antimoney prevent the next financial crisis?
On quantum scales, there are many second laws of thermodynamics
New research from UCL and the Universities of Gdansk, Singapore, and Delft has uncovered additional second laws of thermodynamics which complement the ordinary second law of thermodynamics, one of the most ...