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Group introduces six new particles to standard model to solve five enduring problems

(Phys.org)A quartet of researchers has boldly proposed the addition of six new particles to the standard model to explain five enduring problems. In their paper published in the journal Physical ...

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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Flash Physics: Liquid drops explode, developing world scientists honoured, star breaks X-ray emission record

Today's selection of need-to-know updates from the world of physics

7 hours ago from Physics World

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Ultrafast laser pulses meet magnetic materials in new research

Researchers have studied ultrafast non-equilibrium magnetization in correlated spin systems in recent years. At both fundamental and application levels, ultrafast laser pulse excitation and ...

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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Molecular phenomenon discovered by advanced NMR facility

Cutting edge technology has shown a molecule self-assembling into different forms when passing between solution state to solid state, and back again a curious phenomenon in science says ...

Fri 17 Feb 17 from Phys.org

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Heat flow method can levitate just about anything

Levitation may look like magic, but there are a number of scientific tricks behind it. Magnetic systems are usually behind gimmicky consumer products like floating lightbulbs and speakers, ...

Fri 17 Feb 17 from Gizmag

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The shape of the invisible

13 hours ago from Phys.org (news wire)

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Swedish supermarket tests lasers to label organic produce

Something high-tech is happening in the produce aisle at some Swedish supermarkets, where laser marks have replaced labels on the organic avocados and sweet potatoes.

Wed 15 Feb 17 from Phys.org

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Physicists harness neglected properties of light

University of Toronto (U of T) researchers have demonstrated a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes beyond long-accepted limitations by tapping into previously neglected ...

Wed 15 Feb 17 from Phys.org

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New technique for creation of entangled photon states

Members of the Faculty of Physics at the Lomonosov Moscow State University have elaborated a new technique for creating entangled photon states. They have described their research in an article ...

Wed 15 Feb 17 from Phys.org

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New synchrotron powder diffraction facility for long running experiments

Synchrotron beamlines and their instruments are built to harness the photon beam power of synchrotron radiation (SR), which has special properties - ideally suited to providing detailed and ...

Wed 15 Feb 17 from Phys.org

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