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  1. Theorists propose way to amplify force of vacuum fluctuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ZPEnergy.com

    From ScienceDaily : Boosting the force of empty space: Theorists propose way to amplify force of vacuum fluctuations Source: Vienna University of Technology, TU Vienna Summary: Vacuum fluctuations may be among the most counter-intuitive phenomena of quantum physics.

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  2. (WIZARD) The Advertiser's DilemmaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Radio Ink

    ... do is say, 'These are the conditions. Now what happens next?' ' - Richard Feynman, winner of the 1965 Nobel Prize in Physics Like physicists, ad writers like to believe that all we have to do is ask, 'What does the customer want?' and an answer will ...

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  3. Optimum Inertia for Snowman-like NanorobotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wireless Design & Development

    ... viscosity does not change with its flow rate-in the absence of inertia. This is because of the underlying laws of physics. If a dumbbell rotating in the counter-clockwise direction propels upwards in the absence of inertia, it would have to move ...

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  4. Spin-based electronics: New material successfully testedRead the original story

    Tuesday | EurekAlert!

    ... and efficient topological 'Kondo' insulator. Scientists from the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), the Institute of Physics (Chinese Academy of Science) and Hugo Dil's team at EPFL have now shown experimentally that samarium hexaboride (SmB6) is the ...

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  5. NASA-funded X-ray instrument settles interstellar debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    ... only way to check is to design an instrument and make measurements." Led by Massimiliano Galeazzi, a professor of physics at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, an international collaboration developed a mission to do just that. The ... 1 comment

  6. The Quantum Cheshire Cat: Can neutrons be located at a different place than their own spin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Science Daily

    ... used to make high precision measurements less sensitive to external perturbations. According to the law of quantum physics, particles can be in different physical states at the same time. If, for example, a beam of neutrons is divided into two beams ...

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  7. Beyond invisibility cloaks? Flexible metamaterial absorbers developedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Science Daily

    ... cloaks." One other use for metamaterials is as "absorbers" of electromagnetic radiation. In the journal Applied Physics Letters , from AIP Publishing, a research team in Korea reports creating a flexible metamaterial absorber, based on tiny ...

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  8. IRW-Press: New Configuration Of Zecotek LFS Scintillation Crystals A...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WireNews+Co

    ... Scientist with the CERN LHC Scintillation Material project and senior member of the Experimental High Energy Physics group at the University of Virginia. 'We look forward to receiving a positive decision to use LFS-3 in this important part of CERN's ...

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  9. Varian Medical Systems Selected to Equip First Satellite Radiotherapy Center in ScotlandRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | ThomasNet

    ... technology so we can extend the range of treatments to more patients," says Garry Currie, head of radiotherapy physics. "The planned opening of the new facility in Monklands as a satellite of the Beatson will be the next step forward for our ...

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  10. Spinach could lead to alternative energy more powerful than PopeyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Science Daily

    ... could allow for the conversion of solar energy into renewable, environmentally friendly hydrogen-based fuels. Purdue physics professor Yulia Pushkar (left) and postdoctoral researcher Lifen Yan work in Pushkar's laser lab. Pushkar and Yan are part ...

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  11. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2009 | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton.

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  12. DXL Instrument Settles Interstellar Helium DebateRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scientific Blogging

    ... only way to check is to design an instrument and make measurements." Led by Massimiliano Galeazzi, a professor of physics at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, an international collaboration developed a mission to do just that. The ...

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  13. New Zealand to Kick Start Space Programme in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | International Business Times

    ... an affordable space launch market. Beck's message for Kiwi youngsters want to reach space is--study your maths, physics well and come to work for us. NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 mission (OCO-2) launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base, in ...

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  14. Astronomers measure weight of galaxies, expansion of universeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | University of British Columbia

    ... is present in the form of invisible dark matter," says Yin-Zhe Ma, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, adding that Andromeda has almost twice as much dark matter as the Milky Way. "We don't know much about dark matter ...

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  15. Mysterious molecules in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | ECNmag

    ... fact, responsible for the diffuse interstellar bands. Now in a paper appearing this week in The Journal of Chemical Physics , from AIP Publishing, a group of scientists led by researchers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in ...

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  16. The quantum Cheshire cat: Scientists separate a particle from its propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | ECNmag

    ... behind it will help us better understand the strangeness of the microscopic realm." According to the law of quantum physics, particles can be in different physical states at the same time. If, for example, a beam of neutrons is divided into two ...

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  17. The Quantum Cheshire Cat: A New Kind of Quantum ParadoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    ... used to make high-precision measurements less sensitive to external perturbations. According to the law of quantum physics, particles can be in different physical states at the same time. If, for example, a beam of neutrons is divided into two beams ...

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  18. On Native GroundTHE Gop is Willing to Destroy Our Economy to Win an ElectionRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Rev sends it back to him - they will not consider it or send it out for review. The Nobelist - a towering figure in physics, named Julian Schwinger - resigns from the American Physical

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  19. Market MoverPANAMA Canal Expansion: the Rewards are Outpacing RisksRead the original story

    May 29, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... said. The production of more energy than is input in any process has long been thought to violate hallowed laws of physics that say no process can create more energy than is used to produce it. The NASA work suggests that the energy is transformed, ...

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  20. Make My DayKARL the Curmudgeon Hates, Like, WhateverRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... safety bureaucrat or book-hawking doctor is a physicist who thinks it's fun to kill Santa in a cloud of vapor and physics. If you guys hurry, you can ask Santa for a life, because you seriously need to get one. I hope none of these people get what ...

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