Quantum-to-classical transition may be explained by fuzziness of measurement references
Long-searched-for glueball could soon be detected
Test of equivalence principle searches for effects of spin-gravity coupling
Scientists take a quieter step closer to first practical quantum computer
(Phys.org) —Scientists working to produce the world's fastest, most powerful computers have moved a step closer to creating a practical prototype using microwaves – by shielding the atoms driving this ...
Chaos could improve performance of wireless communication systems
Researchers show neutrinos can deliver not only full-on hits but also 'glancing blows'
In what they call a "weird little corner" of the already weird world of neutrinos, physicists have found evidence that these tiny particles might be involved in a surprising reaction.
Micro-macro entangled 'cat states' could one day test quantum gravity
Experiment with speeding ions verifies relativistic time dilation to new level of precision
Cornell theorists continue the search for supersymmetry
(Phys.org) —It was a breakthrough with profound implications for the world as we know it: the Higgs boson, the elementary particle that gives all other particles their mass, discovered at the Large Hadron ...
Multiphysics invisibility cloak manipulates both electric current and heat
Understanding a new kind of magnetism
Using low-frequency laser pulses, a team of researchers has carried out the first measurements that reveal the detailed characteristics of a unique kind of magnetism found in a mineral called herbertsmithite.
Meta-transmitarray offers unprecedented control of light on subwavelength scales
Researchers discover way to allow 80 percent of sound to pass through walls
Scientists create first computer-designed superconductor
(Phys.org) —A Binghamton University scientist and his international colleagues report this week on the successful synthesis of the first superconductor designed entirely on the computer. Their findings ...