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We Just Got a New Spin Test For Detecting Particles That...

The discovery of a unique property in what's known as a Majorana fermion has given researchers an easy way to spot the real deal...

Strange ‘Earthquake Lights’ Accompanied Mexico’s 8.2 Magnitude Earthquake

The massive 8.2-magnitude earthquake that rocked Mexico earlier this week was enough of a phenomenon on its own, but the quake also had something...

SPUTNIK EXCLUSIVE: Have You Ever Seen the World’s Most Powerful Laser?...

Professor Robert Feidenhans'l, managing director of the European X-Ray Free Electron Laser (XFEL) project, said in an exclusive interview with Sputnik Germany that the...

Molecules Chilled Close to Absolute Zero Just Smashed a New Physics...

A two-step cooling process using lasers has allowed physicists to push molecules of calcium monofluoride down to a record low temperature, busting a barrier...

Atomic assembly lines are a small victory for chemists

"HE MIXES this and that, and he shakes it, and he fiddles around": Richard Feynman's description of a chemist in his famous 1959 talk...

Atomic Legoland: How to build wonder stuff from the atom up

"WHY cannot we write the entire 24 volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica on the head of a pin?" When the fabled physicist Richard Feynman...

Physicists Have Captured The First Spectral Fingerprints of Antimatter

It's been about nine months since a team of CERN researchers succeeded in their goal of measuring the spectrum of light emitted from hydrogen's...

Half Our Body’s Atoms Could Have Come From Outside The Galaxy

New research suggests up to half the matter in the Milky Way - including the atoms that make up all of us - could...

The World’s Most Powerful X-Ray Laser Just Gave Rise to a...

Imagine you took all sunlight that hits our planet at any given moment, and focussed it on one (unfortunate) piece of Earth the size...

Physicists Just Found One of The Forces Holding The World Together...

A type of force that makes molecules briefly stick to one another has been shown to have a more repulsive side, even when they...