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  1. Hubble Extends Stellar Tape Measure 10X Farther into SpaceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    ... of stars, with additional exposures used to remove other sources of error. Riess shares the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics with another team for his leadership in the 1998 discovery the expansion rate of the universe is accelerating - a phenomenon ...

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  2. Progress in the fight against quantum dissipationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | R & D

    Scientists at Yale Univ. have confirmed a 50-year-old, previously untested theoretical prediction in physics and improved the energy storage time of a quantum switch by several orders of magnitude.

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  3. Obituary: UC Davis physicist John A. Jungerman, 92, helped develop first atomic bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    John A. Jungerman, a pioneering UC Davis physics professor who worked on the top-secret team that developed the atomic bomb in World War II and witnessed the dramatic first test explosion, died March 28. He was 92. Wanting to do more for the war effort, Dr. Jungerman considered joining the Navy as a graduate student at UC Berkeley in 1943.

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  4. First mobile charging system for electric vehicles createdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Science Daily

    ... how best to preserve their Scientists have confirmed a 50-year-old, previously untested theoretical prediction in physics and improved the energy storage time of a quantum switch by several orders of magnitude. High-quality It does not always take a ...

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  5. Bae Systems -British Scientists Defy the Laws of Physics to Create a...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Hispanic Business

    of London have seemingly defied the laws of physics by creating a novel composite material which has been used to manufacture a new type of antenna lens. This breakthrough could revolutionise the design of aircraft, ships, radios and satellite dishes ...

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  6. Team17 and Italic Pig Join Subatomic ForcesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Gamasutra

    ... has announced their latest covalent bond with independent developer Italic Pig to turn Schrdinger's Cat quantum physics' favourite dead-&-alive feline into an electron-kicking, puzzle-solving action hero. Together they'll be bringing Schrdinger's ...

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  7. Review: Monument Valley is a profound perplexityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Computer And Video Games

    ... of perspective, at an exceptionally measured pace, as the game gradually adds in more ways to break the laws of physics. The result creates an outstanding sense of discovery and wonderment; stepping along directions not usually considered and ...

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  8. Acclaimed French Physicist Leoncini to Lecture at SIUE April 24-29Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | PRWeb

    ... will focus on how one particle may affect another particle that's a far distance away, causing a unique reaction. A physics graduate of Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris, Leoncini spent four years with Professor George Zaslavsky at the Courant ...

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  9. Relativistic heavy-ion collisionsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | CiteULike

    ... drag-and-drop it into the document. The field of relativistic heavy-ion collisions is introduced to the high-energy physics students with no prior knowledge in this area. The emphasis is on the two most important observables, namely the azimuthal ...

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  10. In science, a "jiffy" is an actual measurement of time.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | AskMen

    ... defined it. Broadly, a jiffy is 1/60 of one second, the length of time between AC power cycles. However, in quantum physics, a jiffy is measured as the amount of time light requires to travel the length of a nucleon, or the whopping distance of ...

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  11. Searching for dark energy with neutronsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | TG Daily

    ... quintessence particles is disproved by these measurements, the search will continue as it is possible that new physics can still be found below this improved level of accuracy. Therefore, Gravity Resonance Spectroscopy will need to be improved ...

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  12. At Yale, Progress in the Fight Against Quantum DissipationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hispanic Business

    have confirmed a 50-year-old, previously untested theoretical prediction in physics and improved the energy storage time of a quantum switch by several orders of magnitude. They report their results in the issue of the journal Nature. High-quality ...

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  13. Georgia Southern University to Host Former U.S. Secretary of EnergyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hispanic Business

    ... , Ph.D. "Dr. Chu's great accomplishments, such as former Secretary of Energy, a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics, and even conversations with the Dalai Lama, are real examples to our students that there are no limits to where application of ...

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  14. How the Sun *really* shinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | ScienceBlogs

    "Mr. Burns: Smithers, hand me that ice-cream scoop. Smithers: Ice-cream scoop? Mr. Burns: Damn it, Smithers! This isn't rocket science, it's brain surgery!" -The Simpsons I bet you're one of those people who hears a term like "nuclear physics" and thinks that's hard stuff, way over your head.

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  15. New Nanocrystals Findings from ParisTech DiscussedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hispanic Business

    ... semiconductor nanocrystals and nanoplatelets using a phase jump approach. Physica Status Solidi B-Basic Solid State Physics , 2014;251(3):537-541. Physica Status Solidi B-Basic Solid State Physics can be contacted at: , Electronics, Semiconductor, ...

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  16. New Biomembranes Study Findings Recently Were Reported by Researchers at University of LeedsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Hispanic Business

    ... research see: Electrochemical modelling of QD-phospholipid interactions. , Nanotechnology, Electrochemical, Quantum Physics, Emerging Technologies Our reports deliver fact-based news of research and discoveries from around the world. Copyright 2014, ...

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  17. A look at the world's most powerful X-ray laserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | PC World

    Just down the street from a cluster of venture capital firms on Silicon Valley's Sand Hill Road is the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, a sprawling, 426-acre site where researchers are pushing the boundaries in physics, chemistry and materials science.

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  18. Choreographer Ellen Sinopoli and Physicist Keith Earle in the studio, photo by Gary GoldRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Albany Times Union

    If there's any subject that could benefit from further clarification, it's quantum physics.

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  19. Scalable CVD process for making 2-D molybdenum diselenideRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Small Times

    ... mobility of Rice's molybdenum diselenide was higher than that of CVD-grown, molybdenum disulfide. In solid-state physics, electron mobility refers to how quickly electrons pass through a metal or semiconductor in the presence of an electric field. ...

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  20. Andree and the Aeronauts' Voyage to the Top of the WorldRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2013 | Damn Interesting

    ... his meteorologist and co-pilot Nils Ekholm took the opportunity to part ways with the project, insisting that Physics was more reliable than faith. The following year the Swedish ship Svensksund brought Andree and his entourage back to the their ...

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