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Mystery Of Barkhausen Noise Finally Cracked
2013-01-24 11:04:12

Thanks to new nanotechnology tools and the tenacity of star physics students, researchs have cracked the code to a magnetic mystery known as Barkhausen noise that scientists have been trying to solve for over 100 years.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.