Physics and Astronomy News Archive: June 2018
Scientists have discovered a novel particle acceleration mechanism called ‘micro-bubble implosion’
Source: UOsaka Posted: 6/22/18
New insights into solar flares' explosive energy releases were released by the Owens Valley Solar Array (EOVSA)
New Insights into Solar Flares
Source: NJIT Posted: 6/17/18
Experiments that measure the lifetime of neutrons reveal a perplexing and unresolved discrepancy.
Life and Death of a Neutron
Source: LBL Posted: 6/15/18
Scientists have created a tiny chemistry lab for a rover that will drill beneath the Martian surface looking for signs of past or present life.
Looking for Signs Life on Mars
Source: NASA Posted: 6/8/18
Scientist create new models of Tidal Disruption Events - rare, but extremely forceful events taking place in the center of galaxies.
Massive Black Hole Devours a Star
Source: UCPH Posted: 6/5/18
Experimental results from the XENON1T dark matter detector limit the effective size of dark matter particles to 4.1X10-47 square centimeters.
Dark Matter Limit Established
Source: RPI Posted: 6/3/18
Researchers have succeeded in separating the two forms of water to show that they can exhibit different chemical reactivities.
Water is not the same as water
Source: UNIBAS Posted: 6/1/18