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2011-04-18 17:32:36

Just in time for the 100th anniversary to commemorate the discovery of superconductivity by the Dutch physicist Heike Kamerlingh Onnes on April 8, 1911, scientists from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf and the TU Dresden published their research results in the journal Physical Review B.

2011-04-13 21:48:46

When one cloud of gas meets another, they normally pass right through each other.

2011-04-08 14:50:00

TORONTO and NEW YORK, April 8 /PRNewswire/ - Micromem Technologies Inc., (Micromem, the Company") (OTC BB: MMTIF) (CNSX: MRM) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Micromem Applied Sensor Technologies, Inc.

2011-04-01 01:13:43

On April 8, 2011, the scientific community will celebrate the centennial of the discovery of superconductivity—the ability of certain materials to conduct electricity without resistance when cooled below a specific temperature.

2011-04-01 01:12:47

Completing the story they started by creating synthetic magnetic fields,* scientists from the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI), a collaboration of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland, have now made atoms act as if they were charged particles accelerated by electric fields.

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2011-03-27 11:15:00

Researchers study quantum dots to increase the amount of electricity solar panels produce.

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2011-03-27 10:15:00

Scientists have found the strongest evidence yet that a puzzling gap in the electronic structures of some high-temperature superconductors could indicate a new phase of matter.

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2011-03-21 07:10:14

Physicists at UCLA set out to design a better transistor and ended up discovering a new way to think about the structure of space.

2011-03-19 04:47:27

“The nation that controls magnetism will control the universe,” famed fictional detective Dick Tracy predicted back in 1935.

2011-03-15 14:37:53

University of Utah researchers built "spintronic" transistors and used them to align the magnetic "spins" of electrons for a record period of time in silicon chips at room temperature.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.