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Your favourite superhero Superman can accomplish some pretty spectacular feats but he may be breaking a fundamental law of physics while doing so! Superman would not be able to get all the energy he needs to fly from the sun alone, as suggested in the DC Comics, researchers have found.
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Scientists have created flexible metamaterial absorbers designed to suppress electromagnetic radiation from mobile electronics.
In Lewis Caroll's novel "Alice in Wonderland", the Cheshire Cat could disappear but its grin remained.
The Quantum Cheshire Cat: Can a particle be separated from its properties? On July 29, the prestigious journal, Nature Communications , published the results of the first Cheshire Cat experiment, separating a neutron from its magnetic field, conducted by Chapman University in Orange, CA, and Vienna University of Technology.
Over the vast, empty reaches of interstellar space, countless small molecules tumble quietly though the cold vacuum.
But for several years , Republicans have been indulging and even encouraging that fantasy on the part of the more extreme edges of their base.
Led by Cuesta College physics instructor Dr. James Eickemeyer, two groups of Cuesta College students recently traveled to multiple countries around the world to study physics and climate change.
Image Caption: The Pharao atomic space clock arriving at Airbus Space and Defence in Friedrichshaffen, Germany.
Brave Abigail Hernandez stares down alleged kidnapper in court after it's revealed she may have been held captive in a shipping container next to his house for nine months Girlfriend called cops on child molester who was killed after shooting two US Marshals and an NYPD detective in West Village after two years on the run Massive security alert ... (more)
Almost a century ago, the first galaxy beyond our own was discovered, and within a decade the theory that the universe is expanding was first proposed.
Spinach gave Popeye super strength, but it also holds the promise of a different power for a group of scientists: the ability to convert sunlight into a clean, efficient alternative fuel.
By: Charles Day : Since July 2013, the comic series FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics has been telling the story of Adam Hardy, whose job at the titular agency is to fix anomalies in the physics of reality.
This series helps teachers demystify physics by showing students what it looks like.
Physicists have identified the "quantum glue" that underlies a promising type of superconductivity -- a crucial step towards the creation of energy superhighways that conduct electricity without current loss.
An elusive state of matter called superconductivity could be realized in stacks of sheetlike crystals just a few atoms thick, a trio of physicists has determined.
When astronomers detected a strange signal in a massive galaxy cluster millions of light years from Earth, they knew they had stumbled upon something big.
Imagine trying to measure a tennis ball that bounces wildly, every time to a distance a million times its own size.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 07:59 am
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