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2013-09-24 13:16:54

Magnetic molecules are regarded as promising functional units for the future of information processing.

Iron In The Sun
2013-09-06 08:00:37

Scientists from the Heidelberg Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics (MPIK) in cooperation with DESY (Hamburg) at the synchrotron PETRA III have investigated for the first time X-ray absorption of highly charged iron ions.

2013-07-31 10:42:29

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute researchers have identified the mechanism behind a plague of LED light bulbs: a flaw called “efficiency droop” that causes LEDs to lose up to 20 percent of their efficiency as they are subjected to greater electrical currents.

LED Droop Mystery Solved
2013-04-23 15:06:26

Researchers have identified what causes light emitting diodes (LEDs) to be less efficient at high drive currents, opening up the door for the energy efficient lighting alternative to be better implemented.

2013-02-18 11:12:20

To make fuel cells more economical, engineers want a fast and efficient iron-based molecule that splits hydrogen gas to make electricity.

2013-01-28 14:48:13

Charged particle accelerators have become crucially important to modern day life, be it in health care for cancer treatment or for answering important fundamental scientific questions like the existence of the HIGGS boson, the so called 'God particle'.

2012-10-31 11:18:16

Hydrogen production by solar water splitting in photoelectrochemical cells (PEC) has long been considered the holy grail of sustainable energy research.

Scientist Claims To Have Theory On Mysterious Balls Of Lightning
2012-10-19 19:35:24

CSIRO scientist John Lowke thinks he has the mysterious balls of lightning thing figured out, despite himself never witnessing one.

3D Electrons Viewed At High Speed
2012-09-18 13:57:25

A team of researchers at MIT are trying to unlock the mysteries of a promising material for future electronic devices.


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  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.