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Apr 13, 2015 by Sci-News.com

Scientists led by Dr Abram Clark of Duke University and Yale University developed a novel technique which enabled them to simulate accurately high-speed meteorite impacts. This image shows an asteroid hitting Earth. Image credit: Don Davis / NASA. To simulate a meteorite slamming into soil or sand, Dr Clark and his colleagues from the Duke University’s Department of Physics & Center for Nonlinear and Complex Systems, and the New Jersey Institute...

Apr 10, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed an ultrasensitive magnetic-field detector that could lead to smaller devices...

Apr 4, 2015 by Sci-News.com

In a new study reported in the journal Science, Princeton University physicists tested the frustrated magnets – so-named because they should be magnetic...

Apr 1, 2015 by Sci-News.com

According to a group of scientists led by Dr Li Ge from the CUNY’s College of Staten Island, a pair of light waves may hold the key to creating the world’s...

Mar 31, 2015 by Sci-News.com

An international group of physicists led by Prof Vladan Vuletic of MIT has developed a novel technique that can successfully entangle 3,000 atoms using...

Mar 27, 2015 by Sci-News.com

When water is confined at high pressure between sheets of graphene its molecules adopt a square configuration, says a team of physicists from the University...

Mar 24, 2015 by Sci-News.com

An international team of scientists headed by Dr G. Ravindra Kumar of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research in Mumbai, India, has provided experimental...

Mar 18, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of scientists headed by Dr Franz Geiger of Northwestern University has found that slightly imperfect graphene shuttles protons, and only protons,...

Feb 25, 2015 by Sci-News.com

In a new study published in the journal Physics of Fluids, a team of researchers has found that a few layers of foam can significantly dampen the sloshing...