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Latest Polarization Stories

2014-03-28 11:36:07

Light waves can be defined by three fundamental characteristics: their color (or wavelength), polarization, and direction.

Astronomers Discover The Earliest Echoes Of The Big Bang
2014-03-17 13:23:58

Astronomers publishing a paper in the journal Nature say they have found the first direct evidence that gravitational waves rippled through the early Universe during the inflation period.

2014-01-22 23:31:28

Sydor will serve as Kentech's sales and applications partner in North America. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 Sydor Instruments announced

2014-01-08 16:21:35

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p2mjmn/polyvinyl_alcohol) has announced the addition

2014-01-08 16:21:30

DUBLIN, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j9c5dh/polyvinyl_alcohol) has announced the addition

Invisible Light Patterns Help Bees Find Food Even On Cloudy Days
2014-01-08 05:06:45

Bees are excellent navigators. Once they stumble upon a food source, they keep coming back to the same spot without faltering. They also have a great sense of smell and can recognize color patterns and symmetry in flowers.

south pole telescope
2013-12-15 04:00:20

Based on observations from the South Pole Telescope, a team of international scientists has found subtle patterns in the cosmic microwave background called B-mode polarizations, according to a report in Physical Review Letters.

2013-11-21 12:38:50

A University at Buffalo-led research team has developed a technique for “seeing through” a stack of graphene sheets to identify and describe the electronic properties of each individual sheet — even when the sheets are covering each other up.

Wagon-wheel Pasta Is A Better Shape For LED
2013-09-30 08:42:43

One problem in developing more efficient organic LED light bulbs and displays for TVs and phones is that much of the light is polarized in one direction and thus trapped within the light-emitting diode, or LED.

Critical Interplay Discovered Between Cosmic Dust, Magnetic Fields
2013-09-27 10:40:02

Interstellar magnetic fields can be found throughout the Milky Way and other similar galaxies. They are thought to be a key regulator in star formation and the propagation of cosmic rays.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.