Digital Thermometer Module with Probe
Scientists have discovered a super-Earth orbiting the star GJ 740, a red dwarf star situated some 36 light-years from the Earth.
A new super-Earth detected orbiting a red dwarf star
Source: IAC Posted: 5/11/21
A team of researchers from QuTech in the Netherlands reports the realization of the first multi-node quantum network, connecting three quantum processors.
First entanglement-based quantum network
Source: TUDelft Posted: 5/8/21
In April 2019, scientists released the first image of a black hole in galaxy M87 using the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT). However, that remarkable achievement was just the beginning of the science story to be told.
Telescopes Unite in Unprecedented Observations of Famous Black Hole
Source: Harvard Posted: 5/7/21
The muon is a tiny particle, but it has the giant potential to upend our understanding of the subatomic world and reveal an undiscovered type of fundamental physics.
Elusive particle may point to undiscovered physics
Source: Cornell Posted: 5/5/21
Study by the University of Bonn determines minimum time for complex quantum operations
A speed limit also applies in the quantum world
Source: Bonn U DE Posted: 3/24/21
What is the origin of black holes and how is that question connected with another mystery, the nature of dark matter?
Establishing the Origin of Solar-Mass Black Holes and the Connection to Dark Matter
Source: IPMI JP Posted: 3/22/21
According to a new study from the University of Copenhagen, Earth, Venus and Mars were created from small dust particles containing ice and carbon. The discovery opens up the possibility that the Milky Way may be filled with aquatic planets.
The Milky Way may be swarming with planets with oceans and continents
Source: Copenhagen U Posted: 3/17/21
Mobility of skyrmions in geometric structures depends on their arrangement.
Magnetic whirls in confined spaces
Source: U Gutenberg Posted: 3/16/21
Researchers have developed a new quantum version of a 150-year-old thermodynamical thought experiment that could pave the way for the development of quantum heat engines.
New quantum theory heats up thermodynamic research
Source: Nottingham UK Posted: 3/16/21
A review of 10,000 students found no evidence that men outperform women in some science courses – which could help end stereotypes that harm women in STEM.
Texas A&M Study Finds No Link Between Gender And Physics Course Performance
Source: Texas A&M Posted: 3/14/21
A new analysis of samples brought back from the Moon to helps clear up questions about the isotopic composition of Moon’s interior.
Apollo rock samples capture key moments in the Moon’s early history, study finds
Source: Brown U Posted: 3/11/21
A new theoretical study has proposed a novel mechanism for the creation of supermassive black holes from dark matter.
New study suggests supermassive black holes could form from dark matter
Source: RAS UK Posted: 3/8/21