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RHIC's perfect liquid a study in perfection

( —When heavy ions (the nuclei of heavy atoms such as gold and lead) collide at high energies at Brookhaven National Laboratory's Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) and Europe's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), ...

dateJun 18, 2013 in General Physics
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The surprising ooze factor of glass

( —Reach for a tall glass of iced tea. Don't drink. Look at the glass instead. The glass is an amorphous solid, consisting of molecules jumbled in disarray. It's the complete opposite of the ice in your drink. ...

dateMay 01, 2013 in Condensed Matter
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