Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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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 But True: Cargo Ships Are Triggering More Lightning Storms at...

There's an increase in lightning storms at sea, and the culprit is the exhaust produced by diesel-powered cargo ships, a new study has found.Our...

Physicists Just Cracked The Problem of Stabilising a Totally New Kind...

Scientists have discovered the existence of a type of particle that's never previously been observed, which demonstrates unprecedented chemical stability for its kind.It's big...

New Analysis Suggests That Commercial Quantum Computers Are Kinda Slow

Depending on who you ask, quantum computing is a largely theoretical concept backed by tentative experimentation or it's a technology that's here right now...

These Incredible Micropods Could Mean an End to Vaccine Booster Shots

A novel form of fabrication on a microscale level could mean we could one day receive a single vaccination that wouldn't require ongoing boosters....

IBM Just Broke The Record of Simulating Chemistry With a Quantum...

Engineers have modelled the interactions between subatomic components of a complex molecule using a quantum computer, making a significant leap forward in our modelling...

This New Proof of Majorana Fermions Is Going to Be Massive...

Quantum computers based on the twisting pathways of moving particles have so far lived only in theory - the particles they would rely on...

What if the diminutive electron isn’t as small as it gets?

ONE in three people reading these words will do so on a device powered by electrons. To make that possible, we go to incredible...

Look Up: A Ghostly Aurora May Be Visible in Northern US...

Thanks to an outburst from the sun on Labor Day, northern US states may be in for a light show late Wednesday night into...

First-Ever Evidence of Strange Bouncing Light Particles Has Been Caught in...

Light is pretty awesome. It's made of subatomic particles called photons, which also behave like waves. It's been demonstrated to act like both a...