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Syracuse physicists closer to understanding balance of matter, antimatter in universe

Physicists in Syracuse University's College of Arts and Sciences have made important discoveries regarding Bs meson particles—something that may explain why the Universe contains more matter ...

Mon 27 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Dark matter: Out with the WIMPs, in with the SIMPs?

Theorists dream up challenger to current leading candidate for dark matter

18 hours ago from Science Now

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Turning loss to gain: Cutting power could dramatically boost laser output

Lasers – devices that deliver beams of highly organized light – are so deeply integrated into modern technology that their basic operations would seem well understood. CD players, medical diagnostics ...

Sun 26 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Many Interacting Worlds theory: Scientists propose existence and interaction of parallel worlds

Griffith University academics are challenging the foundations of quantum science with a radical new theory based on the existence of, and interactions between, parallel universes.

Thu 30 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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New world record for a neutron scattering magnet

A unique magnet developed by the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (MagLab) and Germany's Helmholtz Centre Berlin (HZB) has reached a new world record ...

Thu 30 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Liquid helium offers a fascinating new way to make charged molecules

A collaboration between researchers at the Universities of Leicester and Innsbruck has developed a completely new way of forming charged molecules which offers tremendous potential for new areas ...

Fri 24 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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New experiment provides route to macroscopic high-mass superpositions

University of Southampton scientists have designed a new experiment to test the foundations of quantum mechanics at the large scale.

Thu 23 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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UF physicists win two top international awards

Each year, the American Physical Society prizes honor the world's leading physicists. This year, two of those coveted awards are going to researchers at the University of Florida.

Mon 27 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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CERN needs your help identifying mysterious photos

CERN is currently digitizing over 50 years worth of its old black and white photographs to make them searchable via the Cern Document Server. However, the subject of many of the photos has been ...

Fri 24 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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What "Star Wars" laser bolts would actually look like

It's no secret that Star Wars is full of scenes that defy the laws of physics. From space battles inspired by WW I and II dogfights to beams of light clashing in lightsaber duels. The laser ...

Wed 22 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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