Sodium-ion battery cathode has highest energy density to date
Independent research group testing D-Wave Two finds no quantum speedup
Exotic states materialize with supercomputers
Scientists used supercomputers to find a new class of materials that possess an exotic state of matter known as the quantum spin Hall effect. The researchers published their results in the journal Science in Dec ...
China's Yutu lunar rover finds moon geography more complex than thought
Research team claims to have accurately 'teleported' quantum information ten feet
Pair of noted physicists contemplate future of cosmology after detection of primordial gravitational waves
Physicists find a new way to slow the speed of light
Researchers find ferns communicate with one another to decide gender
Study shows even newly hatched chicks have a left to right number space map (w/ Video)
Study shows graphene able to withstand a speeding bullet
Seven tiny grains captured by Stardust likely visitors from interstellar space
Since 2006, when NASA's Stardust spacecraft delivered its aerogel and aluminum foil dust collectors to Earth, a team of scientists has combed through the collectors in search of rare, microscopic particles ...
Bridgmanite: World's most abundant mineral finally named
Rosetta data give closest-ever look at a comet
On Nov. 12, 2014, the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission made history when its Philae lander touched down on the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. While this exciting technical achievement ...
Science casts light on sex in the orchard
Persimmons are among the small club of plants with separate sexes—individual trees are either male or female. Now scientists at the University of California, Davis, and Kyoto University in Japan have discovered ...