Experiment investigates how classical physics may emerge from quantum physics
Chaos could improve performance of wireless communication systems
Physicists propose measure of macroscopicity; Schrodinger's cat scores a 57
New phase of water could dominate the interiors of Uranus and Neptune
Wind turbines operate under great turbulence, with consequences for grid stability
Thermodynamics of visual images may help us see the world
Human hearing beats the Fourier uncertainty principle
Entanglement recycling makes teleportation more practical
Metal surface can repel electric charges
Magnetic shell provides unprecedented control of magnetic fields
Physicists eye neural fly data, find formula for Zipf's law
Physicists have identified a mechanism that may help explain Zipf's law – a unique pattern of behavior found in disparate systems, including complex biological ones. The journal Physical Review Letters is pub ...
Physicists propose molecular clock to expose new physics
Physicists detect process even rarer than the long-sought Higgs particle
(Phys.org) —Scientists running the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the world's largest and most powerful "atom smasher," report the first evidence of a process that can be used to test ...
New nanoscale cooling element works in electrical insulators as well
(Phys.org) —Researchers from the FOM Foundation, the University of Groningen, Delft University of Technology and Tohoku University in Japan have designed a miniscule cooling element that uses spin waves ...