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The world's fastest rotation

Researchers at ETH have made a nanoparticle turn around its own axis a billion times per second. From such measurements of rotating particles, the scientists hope to obtain new insights into the behaviour of materials under ...

dateJul 24, 2018 in General Physics
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Writing the future of rewritable memory

Scientists at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada have created the most dense, solid-state memory in history that could soon exceed the capabilities of current hard drives by 1,000 times.

dateJul 23, 2018 in Quantum Physics
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