Can dark energy be explained by symmetrons?
Spectrum imaging used to measure atom concentrations at atomic resolution
The ability to locate and count small numbers of impurity atoms could lead to advances in modern electronics and optical fiber communication networks.
'Tunneling of the third kind' experiment could search for new physics
Observations of early universe hint at a giant excess of anti-neutrinos
Physicists show self-correcting quantum computers are theoretically possible
Lenses can bend light and sound in almost any direction
Quantum strategy offers game-winning advantages, even without entanglement
Power grid upgrades may cause blackouts, warns Braess's paradox
Physicists take steps toward delivering quantum information to the home
Physicists offer countermeasure to new quantum eavesdropping attack
'Spooky action at a distance' aboard the ISS
(Phys.org) —Albert Einstein famously described quantum entanglement as "spooky action at distance"; however, up until now experiments that examine this peculiar aspect of physics have been limited to relatively ...
Physicists develop revolutionary low-power polariton laser
(Phys.org) —Lasers are an unseen backbone of modern society. They're integral to technologies ranging from high-speed Internet services to Blu-ray players.
Learning more about phase transitions in small systems
'Metascreen' forms ultra-thin invisibility cloak
(Phys.org) —Up until now, the invisibility cloaks put forward by scientists have been fairly bulky contraptions – an obvious flaw for those interested in Harry Potter-style applications.