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Images of 2017 in physics

Physics World - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 07:22
From non-Newtonian frog saliva to magnetic mountains: a visual review of the world of physics
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Luminescent paint makes LiFi networks more secure

Physics World - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 03:23
Phosphorescent surfaces could even transmit after light source switched off
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Ultrasound imaging from a single large sensor

Physics World - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:23
New technique could leader to faster, smaller and cheaper imagers
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Electric eel inspires new power source

Physics World - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 11:00
Device could run medical implants
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Inferior by Angela Saini wins Physics World’s 2017 Book of the Year

Physics World - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 09:41
Inferior by Angela Saini is our choice for the year’s best popular-science book, owing to its impartial and detailed analysis of the bias that has beset scientific research on women for over a century
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CERN-MEDICIS produces first medical isotopes

Physics World - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 06:27
New Geneva-based facility makes terbium-155 for research use
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Space debris threat to geosynchronous satellites has been drastically underestimated

Physics World - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:00
Collisions could occur much more often – and at higher velocities – than previously assumed
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Shadows of Saturn's rings complicate ionosphere

Physics World - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 02:57
New insights revealed by Cassini probe's close approaches
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First multimessenger observation of a neutron-star merger is Physics World 2017 Breakthrough of the Year

Physics World - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 03:19
International collaboration of astronomers and astrophysicists that ushered in new era of astronomy tops our list of the 10 key breakthroughs in physics this year
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Continuous atom laser one step closer, say physicists

Physics World - Thu, 12/07/2017 - 08:05
New way of cooling atoms is unveiled
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Gyrated dice achieve perfect packing

Physics World - Wed, 12/06/2017 - 04:52
A twist in the tale of granular compaction
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Qubits transferred between atomic gas and a crystal

Physics World - Tue, 12/05/2017 - 03:11
System uses optical fibre and three different photons
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Kepler and Newton help solve mystery of how some algae swim

Physics World - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 06:48
Biophysicists identify “universal law” of microbe motion
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Theorists identify stable tetraquark

Physics World - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:30
Particle with two bottom quarks could be seen at CERN
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Gravitational effect reveals earthquake magnitude

Physics World - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 04:04
Secondary waves induced ahead of the primary wavefront carry additional information
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UK Catapults fall short, claims review of technology innovation centres

Physics World - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 05:34
Independent analysis calls for a halt to any new centres until “significant progress” is made
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Quantum simulators shed new light on magnetic phase transitions

Physics World - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:00
Separate experiments use ions and Rydberg atoms for qubits
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Simple swimmer could drive tiny robots

Physics World - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 08:24
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
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European physicists call for 'urgent' completion of nuclear facility

Physics World - Tue, 11/28/2017 - 06:51
Facility for Anti-Proton and Ion Research in Germany should be built "without further delays"
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Open-access quantum computer goes live in Japan

Physics World - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 08:03
Flash Physics: need-to-know updates from the world of physics
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