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Team develops simulator with 256 qubits, largest of its kind ever created
Harvard-led physicists take big step in race to quantum computing
Source: Harvard Posted: 7/15/21
New analysis by UChicago astronomer finds agreement with the standard model in ongoing Hubble tension.
Update on the Expanding Universe Debate
Source: uChicago Posted: 7/13/21
Mix pair is the elusive missing piece of the family picture of compact object mergers.
Astrophysicists detect first black hole-neutron star mergers
Source: Northwestern Posted: 7/11/21
Simulations offer an intriguing look into Saturn’s interior, suggesting that a thick layer of helium rain influences the planet’s magnetic field.
Scientists Model Saturn’s Interior
Source: JHU Posted: 5/24/21
Researchers have discovered the most precise way to control individual ions using holographic optical engineering technology.
New algorithm uses a hologram to control trapped ions
Source: UWaterloo Posted: 5/21/21
Using neural networks, Flatiron Institute research fellow Yin Li and his colleagues simulated vast, complex universes in a fraction of the time it takes with conventional methods.
New Application of Artificial Intelligence Just Removed One of the Biggest Roadblocks in Astrophysics
Source: Simons F Posted: 5/20/21
Simulation led by UChicago geoscientist finds missing piece to Martian climate puzzle
Icy clouds could have kept early Mars warm enough for rivers and lakes, study finds
Source: UChicago Posted: 5/16/21
The highlight of the new chart is a wake of stars, stirred up by a small galaxy set to collide with the Milky Way. The map could also offer a new test of dark matter theories.
Astronomers Release New All-Sky Map of Milky Way's Outer Reaches
Source: JPL NASA Posted: 5/13/21
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