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The Earth's inner core is hot, under immense pressure and snow-capped, according to new research that could help scientist better understand forces that affect the entire planet.
Scientists Find Iron Snow in Earth's Core
Source: UTexas Posted: 1/24/20
Tuning optical resonators gives researchers control over transparency.
Electromagnetically induced transparency
Source: Wustl Posted: 1/24/20
Researchers build a particle accelerator that fits on a chip, miniaturizing a technology that can now find new applications in research and medicine.
Particle accelerator that fits on a chip
Source: Stanford Posted: 1/22/20
Scientists describe the first-ever visualization of the atomic structure of two-dimensional ice as it formed.
A close look at thin ice
Source: UPenn Posted: 1/20/20
Astronomers have pinpointed the location of a repeating radio burst (FRB) first detected by the CHIME telescope in British Columbia in 2018.
A fast radio burst tracked down to a nearby galaxy
Source: McGill Posted: 1/16/20
Researchers have developed a novel design strategy to indentify new materials exhibiting a metal-insulator transition (MIT), a rere class of materials categorized by their ability to reversibly switch between electrically conducting and insulating states.
Novel Material Switches Between Electrically Conducting and Insulating States
Source: Northwestern Posted: 1/14/20
In a surprising new study, researchers show that heat energy can travel through a complete vacuum thanks to invisible quantum fluctuations.
Heat energy leaps through empty space, thanks to quantum weirdness
Source: UC Berkeley Posted: 1/14/20