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Image: Attosecond Science opens new Avenues in Femtochemistry
Attosecond Science opens new Avenues in Femtochemistry
Source: FVBerlin   Posted: 8/26/16
Attosecond Science is a new exciting frontier in contemporary physics, aimed at time-resolving the motion of electrons in atoms, molecules and solids on their natural timescale.

Image: Physicists Confirm Possible Discovery of Fifth Force of Nature
Physicists Confirm Possible Discovery of Fifth Force of Nature
Source: UCI   Posted: 8/19/16
Recent findings indicating the possible discovery of a previously unknown subatomic particle may be evidence of a fifth fundamental force of nature.

Image: Vortex Laser Offers Hope For Moore’s Law
Vortex Laser Offers Hope For Moore’s Law
Source: UBuffalo   Posted: 8/16/16
The optics advancement may solve an approaching data bottleneck by helping to boost computing power and information transfer rates tenfold

Image: White Dwarf Lashes Red Dwarf With Mystery Ray
White Dwarf Lashes Red Dwarf With Mystery Ray
Source: ESA   Posted: 8/11/16
New type of exotic binary star, a rapidly spinning white dwarf star is powering electrons up to almost the speed of light.

Image: Jupiter's Great Red Spot Heats Planet's Upper Atmosphere
Jupiter's Great Red Spot Heats Planet's Upper Atmosphere
Source: BostonU   Posted: 8/10/16
Jupiter's Great Red Spot may provide the mysterious source of energy required to heat the planet's upper atmosphere to the unusually high values observed.

Image: Knots In Chaotic Waves
Knots In Chaotic Waves
Source: UBristol   Posted: 8/9/16
New research, using computer models of wave chaos, has shown that three-dimensional tangled vortex filaments can in fact be knotted in many highly complex ways.

Image: Wearable Thin-Film Transistors Developed
Wearable Thin-Film Transistors Developed
Source: KAIST   Posted: 7/29/16
KAIST develops ultrathin, transparent oxide thin-film transistors for wearable display.

Image: Single light particle hologram created
Single light particle hologram created
Source: FUW   Posted: 7/25/16
Scientists at have created the first ever hologram of a single light particle.

Image: Upsizing nanostructures into 3-D printed materials
Upsizing nanostructures into 3-D printed materials
Source: VTech   Posted: 7/22/16
A new process allows materials synthesized at the nano-level to be scaled to larger sizes to take advantage of their mechanical, optical, and energy properties.

Image: Warm Jupiters Not As Lonely As Expected
Warm Jupiters Not As Lonely As Expected
Source: UToronto   Posted: 7/21/16
Astronomers have given us our clearest understanding yet of a class of exoplanets called “Warm Jupiters”, showing that many have unexpected planetary companions.

Image: Tiny hard disk writes information atom by atom
Tiny hard disk writes information atom by atom
Source: TUDelft   Posted: 7/20/16
A team of scientists to build a memory of 1 kilobyte (8,000 bits), where each bit is represented by the position of one single chlorine atom.

Image: Dark Energy Measured with Record-Breaking Map of 1.2 Million Galaxies
Dark Energy Measured with Record-Breaking Map of 1.2 Million Galaxies
Source: LBL   Posted: 7/19/16
Physicists and astronomers have announced results from the largest-ever, three-dimensional map of distant galaxies.

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