New development technique requires less energy to create nanofilms (w/ Video)
Sodium-ion battery cathode has highest energy density to date
Independent research group testing D-Wave Two finds no quantum speedup
Researchers demonstrate method that reduces friction between two surfaces to almost zero at macroscopic scale
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
Memory shape alloy can be bent 10 million times and still snaps back
Researchers develop method of fabricating perovskite solar cells that is more efficient, costs less
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)
Brands, patents can protect firms from bankruptcy
If a firm faces troubled times during a stable market, strong advertising can carry it through. But when the market is turbulent, a firm's Research and Development is more likely to help save it from bankruptcy. A new study ...