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  1. 7th International Materials Education SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | PhysicsWeb Events

    ... or industry professional brightrecruits.com can help find the job for you. Are you looking for a supplier? Physics Connect lists thousands of scientific companies, businesses, non-profit organizations, institutions and experts worldwide. Quorum ...

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  2. On Native GroundTHE Morrill Act at 150: Making Higher Education Available to AllRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... 1989 Pons-Fleischmann experiments with "cold fusion," and has been working tirelessly since then to both explain the physics and, based on that, build a low-cost, non-radiating, non-polluting and easily rechargeable source of power for individual ...

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  3. BreakthroughAT Last, Hydrino Reactors are Conclusively ValidatedRead the original story

    May 23, 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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  4. American WayWHAT a Glorious BlizzardRead the original story

    Dec 28, 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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  5. Avijit Roy: Writer and acclaimed champion of secularism who was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Independent

    ... by Islamist fanatics. Born in Dhaka in 1972, Roy was brought up in the Bangladeshi capital, where his father taught physics at Dhaka University. He took a degree in microbiology from the same university and worked as an engineer in his homeland and ...

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  6. How Homer Simpson Predicted A Major Physics Breakthrough Before Science DidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cinema Blend News

    Homer Simpson has been called a lot of things over The Simpsons ' 26 years on the air, and most of them have been negative. Somehow, showers of ' physics super genius' praise haven't often fallen on the character.

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  7. Auckland gets science festival dayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    A festival to let Aucklanders engage with the science that shapes our lives, the science that will shape our future, and the science that explains how the world works, launches on Saturday 14 March. The festival began as a chance meeting between the chair of the successful Auckland Arts Festival, Victoria Carter, and Professor Richard Easther, Head of the Department of the Physics at the University of Auckland.

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  8. LHC restart: 'We want to break physics'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BBC News

    ... the switch-on. We've been waiting since January 2013 to have our proton beams back," says Tara Shears, a particle physics professor from the University of Liverpool. Prof Shears is raising her voice over the occasional noise of fork-lift trucks and ...

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  9. Homer Simpson Knows His Physics And The FUTURE! He Knew About...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Perez Hilton

    ... and my first book was about all about this notorious equations, so leapt out of the screen. My PhD is in particle physics, so I was similarly shocked by Homer's equation predicting the mass of the Higgs boson." Simpsons writer and co-creator of ...

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  10. An RCM multi-physics ensemble over Europe: multi-variable evaluation to avoid error compensationRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | CiteULike

    ... are described but their underlying causes and mechanisms are often left unknown. In this work the ability of a multi-physics ensemble in reproducing the observed climatologies of many variables over Europe is analysed. These are temperature, ...

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  11. UCSB Researchers Develop First-Ever Quantum Device That Detects, Corrects Its Own ErrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Noozhawk

    When scientists develop a full quantum computer, the world of computing will undergo a revolution of sophistication, speed and energy efficiency that will make even our beefiest conventional machines seem like Stone Age clunkers by comparison. But, before that happens, quantum physicists like the ones in UC Santa Barbara's physics professor John Martinis' lab will have to create circuitry that takes advantage of the marvelous computing prowess promised by the quantum bit , while compensating for its high vulnerability to environmentally-induced error.

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  12. Engraving Wires in Topological InsulatorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Overclockers Club

    ... of Bismuth-Rhodium-Iodine, these channels are connected to one dimensional steps at the edges of atomic layers. The physics of TIs keep electrons flowing along these channels from jumping to others, which is why there is so little resistance to ...

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  13. Explore world of scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Telegraph

    ... year on February 28 to mark discovery of the Raman Effect by Sir CV Raman. Sir CV Raman won the Nobel Prize for physics in 1930 for his discovery of the phenomenon called the Raman Effect - change in the wavelength of light that occurs when a light ...

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  14. Warp in Space-Time Swallows PulsarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Space.com

    ... "are super fun to study because they're the next thing down from black holes really in terms of density and extreme physics," study co-author Duncan Lorimer, of West Virginia University, told Space.com. [ The Strangest Things in Space ] These cosmic ...

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  15. Dark Matter Could Help Solve Sun MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Space.com

    ... itself," he said. "It's exciting to think that we're looking at a link between such seemingly disconnected areas of physics." The specific kind of asymmetric dark-matter particle that Vincent and his colleagues examined had a special property: The ...

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  16. D'oh! Did Homer Simpson predict the mass of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | RedOrbit

    ... of a Higgs boson actually is," the author told The Independent . "It's kind of amazing My PhD is in particle physics, so I was similarly shocked by Homer's equation predicting the mass of the Higgs boson." Dr. Singh is well versed in the Higgs ...

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  17. New materials discovered to detect neutrons emitted by radioactive materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Science Daily

    Scientist Christopher Lavelle of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, together with a team of researchers from the University of Maryland and the National Institute of Standards and Technology, has successfully shown that boron-coated vitreous carbon foam can be used in the detection of neutrons emitted by radioactive materials -- of critical importance to homeland security. Lavelle is lead author of the paper "Demonstration of Neutron Detection Utilizing Open Cell Foam and Noble Gas Scintillation" released today in the journal Applied Physics Letters .

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  18. Strength in numbers: First-ever quantum device that detects and corrects its own errorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Science Daily

    ... Stone Age clunkers by comparison. But, before that happens, quantum physicists like the ones in UC Santa Barbara's physics professor John Martinis' lab will have to create circuitry that takes advantage of the marvelous computing prowess promised by ...

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  19. OSU nuclear forensics program to help fight terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... by Camille Palmer, research professor and instructor at OSU's Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Health Physics. It draws on faculty expertise in nuclear engineering, radiation health physics, radiation detection and radiochemistry, and ...

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  20. Google Researchers Make Quantum Computing Components More ReliableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Tech Review

    ... UCSB researchers showed they could program groups of qubits-devices that represent information using fragile quantum physics-to detect certain kinds of error, and to prevent those errors from ruining a calculation. The new advance comes from ...

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