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Researchers Levitate Particles With Sound Waves
2014-01-03 18:09:52

University of Tokyo researchers have developed a new technique for levitating objects using sound, allowing the floating objects to be steered in three different directions.

Plasma Waves Move Faster Than Shockwaves
2012-07-20 08:07:31

The Sun and the dynamic space weather system that envelops the Earth are what researchers are trying to get a better understanding of with the help of Heliophysics nuggets.

Cancer Cells Could Be Sorted Using Tiny 'Speed Bump' Device
2012-06-12 15:38:13

In life, we sort soiled laundry from clean; ripe fruit from rotten.

2012-01-26 12:36:24

To understand long-range interactions between particles at the micrometric scale, researchers utilize methods which are used to study the formation of our universe.

2011-02-28 22:21:36

New York University physicists have developed a method for packing microscopic spheres that could lead to improvements in commercial products ranging from pharmaceutical lotions to ice cream.

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2010-09-01 20:55:08

A new experiment proposed by physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) may allow researchers to test the effects of gravity with unprecedented precision at very short distances—a scale at which exotic new details of gravity's behavior may be detectable.

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2010-02-17 14:25:13

While airplane and rocket experiments have proved that gravity makes clocks tick more slowly – a central prediction of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity – a new experiment in an atom interferometer measures this slowdown 10,000 times more accurately than before, and finds it to be exactly what Einstein predicted.

2009-08-20 14:40:00

An international group of scientists says it has defined the energy density of gravitational waves created immediately after the birth of the universe.

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2009-08-17 19:45:00

Quantum mechanics and Einstein's theory of general relativity are both extremely accurate theories of how the universe works, but all attempts to combine the two into a unified theory have ended in failure.


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