Study shows LIGO’s 40-kilogram mirrors can move in response to tiny quantum effects, revealing the “spooky popcorn of the universe.”
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Signal from 500 million light years away is the first periodic pattern of radio bursts detected.
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Danielle Frostig, a physics graduate student, is developing an instrument to study how the heaviest elements in the universe are produced.
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Exotic states called Kohn anomalies could offer clues to why some materials have the electronic properties they do.
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Discovery made through the Disk Detective project could help the search for new planets.
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Molecules containing heavy and deformed radioactive nuclei may help scientists to measure symmetry-violating phenomena and identify signs of dark matter.
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Particle-scale phenomenon akin to the swerving of a curveball could allow selective separation of suspended nanomaterials.
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Instrument may help scientists assess the ocean’s response to climate change.
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Results could help designers engineer high-temperature superconductors and quantum computing devices.
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In a new book, Professor David Kaiser describes dramatic shifts in the history of an evolving discipline.
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