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Forget solid, liquid, and gas: there are in fact more than 500 phases of matter.
Researchers wrote in the journal Physical Review Letters that they have found evidence of a strict limit on CPT violation from polarization of gamma-ray bursts.
Time's quantum arrow has a preferred direction, new analysis shows
Theoretical Physics made a huge leap from concept to reality yesterday thanks to collaboration between an international team of scientists and researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Security managers reduce manpower costs and increase efficiency with AMAG's new Symmetry Visualizer encoders. Torrance, CA (PRWEB) September 05, 2012
Symmetrical looks are highly prized in the animal kingdom, but according to a new report by San Francisco State University biologists on an insect called the maritime earwig, asymmetry might come with its own perks.
An expedition to far eastern Russia, a 15,000 year old meteorite, secret diaries, smugglers, gold prospectors and bears; sounds like the plot to an Indiana Jones movie, right?
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Molecules that are twisted are ubiquitous in nature, and have important consequences in biology, chemistry, physics and medicine. Some molecules have unique and technologically useful optical properties; the medicinal properties of drugs depend on the direction of the twist; and within us – think of the double helix – twisted DNA can interact with different proteins.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).