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Second Sound Observed In A Quantum Gas
2013-05-16 08:27:02

Below a critical temperature, certain fluids become superfluid and lose internal friction. In addition, fluids in this state conduct heat extremely efficiently, with energy transport occurring in a distinct temperature wave.

New Atomic Gas Goes Below Absolute Zero
2013-01-05 06:05:41

A new study by physicists at the Ludwig Maximilians University and the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics describes the creation of a new atomic gas in the laboratory that has negative Kelvin values.

Quantum Computing And Mechanics See Two Breakthroughs
2012-09-20 13:22:33

Two new studies, both published in Nature this week, outline incredible breakthroughs in the field of quantum mechanics.

2012-05-24 21:01:08

Physicists have trapped and cooled exotic particles called excitons so effectively that they condensed and cohered to form a giant matter wave.

2012-05-15 21:10:57

For the first time, researchers have been able to combine different climate models using spatial statistics - to project future seasonal temperature changes in regions across North America.

2011-12-22 15:22:20

Physicists at Harvard University have realized a new way to cool synthetic materials by employing a quantum algorithm to remove excess energy.

2011-10-11 20:30:38

Diamond, nature's hardest known substance, is essential for our modern mechanical world – drills, cutters, and grinding wheels exploit the durability of diamonds to power a variety of industries.

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2011-02-02 22:30:00

Tel Aviv University uses quantum mechanics to melt glass at Absolute Zero.

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2010-11-26 07:55:00

Physicists from the University of Bonn have developed a completely new source of light, a so-called Bose-Einstein condensate consisting of photons.

2010-09-21 22:03:03

Ever since audiences heard Goldfinger utter the famous line, “No, Mr. Bond; I expect you to die,” as a laser beam inched its way toward James Bond and threatened to cut him in half, lasers have been thought of as white-hot beams of intensely focused energy capable of burning through anything in their path.


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