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Image: Scientists Evade The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
Scientists Evade The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
Source: ICFO   Posted: 3/23/17
The study, published in Nature, reports a technique to bypass the Heisenberg uncertainty principle.

Image: Using Light to Control Curvature of Plastics
Using Light to Control Curvature of Plastics
Source: NCSU   Posted: 3/23/17
Researchers have developed a technique that uses light to get two-dimensional (2-D) plastic sheets to curve into three-dimensional (3-D) structures, such as spheres, tubes or bowls.

Image: The Cat’s Paw and Lobster Nebulae
The Cat’s Paw and Lobster Nebulae
Source: ESO   Posted: 2/6/17
The beautiful, glowing, cosmic clouds of gas and dust catalogued as NGC 6334 and NGC 6357 now have new names.

Image: First Look at Magnetism of Real Nanoparticle
First Look at Magnetism of Real Nanoparticle
Source: ORNL   Posted: 2/3/17
Scientist help solve a unique problem: to model magnetism at the atomic level using experimental data from a real nanoparticle.

Image: Dark Matter May be Smoother than Expected
Dark Matter May be Smoother than Expected
Source: ESO   Posted: 12/13/16
Analysis of a giant new galaxy survey suggests that dark matter may be less dense and more smoothly distributed throughout space than previously thought.

Image: Holograms from Neutrons Created
Holograms from Neutrons Created
Source: NIST   Posted: 10/27/16
For the first time, scientists have used neutron beams to create holograms of large solid objects, revealing details about their interiors in ways that ordinary laser light-based visual holograms cannot.

Image: Oldest Known Planet-Forming Disk Found
Oldest Known Planet-Forming Disk Found
Source: Carnegie   Posted: 10/23/16
Scientists find a star surrounded by the oldest known circumstellar disk—a primordial ring of gas and dust that orbits around a young star and from which planets can form.

Image: New Technique May Help Detect Martian Life
New Technique May Help Detect Martian Life
Source: MIT   Posted: 9/29/16
A novel interpretation of Raman spectra will help the 2020 Mars rover select rocks to study for signs of life.

Image: Stable Propagation of Light in Nano-Photonic Fibers
Stable Propagation of Light in Nano-Photonic Fibers
Source: IBS   Posted: 9/29/16
New model on how to achieve a more stable propagation of light for future optical technologies was published.

Image: Quantum Effects Observed in ‘One-Dimensional’ Wires
Quantum Effects Observed in ‘One-Dimensional’ Wires
Source: Cambridge   Posted: 9/26/16
Researchers have observed quantum effects in electrons by squeezing them into one-dimensional ‘quantum wires’ and observing the interactions between them.

Image: Echoes of Black Holes Eating Stars Found
Echoes of Black Holes Eating Stars Found
Source: NASA/JPL   Posted: 9/23/16
Astronomers now have new insights into tidal disruption flares, thanks to data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE).

Image: Individual Atoms Behavior Observed
Individual Atoms Behavior Observed
Source: MIT   Posted: 9/21/16
For first time, researchers see individual atoms keep away from each other or bunch up as pairs.

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