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Jun 12, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A team of physicists led by Prof Martin Zwierlein from Massachusetts Institute of Technology has cooled molecules of sodium-potassium (NaK), each consisting of a single sodium and potassium atom, to a temperature of 500 nanokelvins – very close to absolute zero and over a million times colder than interstellar space. In this artist’s illustration, the sodium-potassium molecule is represented with frozen spheres of ice merged together: the...

Jun 10, 2015 by Sci-News.com

The hottest pile of burning fuel occurs when the height of the pile is roughly the same as its base diameter, according to a new study authored by Prof...

Jun 9, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of bioengineers led by Dr Manu Prakash of Stanford University has developed a synchronous computer that operates using the physics of moving water...

May 26, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of scientists from Finland has conducted computer simulations that predict the existence of an atomically thin, free-standing 2D liquid phase. Atomically...

May 21, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of researchers headed by Dr Jacob Adams of North Carolina State University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has created a...

May 14, 2015 by Sci-News.com

The CMS (Compact Muon Solenoid) and LHCb (Large Hadron Collider beauty) collaborations at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland report the first...

May 13, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A team of scientists led by Prof Martin Zwierlein of MIT-Harvard Center for Ultracold Atoms and Research Laboratory of Electronics has built a microscope...

May 7, 2015 by Sci-News.com

Onion artificial muscles can either expand or contract to bend in different directions depending on the driving voltage applied, says a group of scientists...

May 6, 2015 by Sci-News.com

Scientists at the Southwest Research Institute say they have visually captured the sound waves created by lightning. Acoustic signature of thunder. Image...