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The forces that govern matter and light could be united at last

Added: 17.11.2017 12:52 | 0 views | 0 comments


A new grand unified theory seems to unite electromagnetism and the weak and strong nuclear force without resorting to supersymmetry

Source: www.newscientist.com

Dark matter may be the source of antimatter streaming past Earth

Added: 16.11.2017 14:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Two nearby powerful pulsars aren’t responsible for the stream of antimatter positrons snaking past Earth, so dark matter might be behind it after all

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Source: www.newscientist.com

Free-fall experiment could test if gravity is a quantum force

Added: 15.11.2017 12:40 | 0 views | 0 comments


The effort to reconcile general relativity with quantum mechanics always hits one snag: gravity. An experiment could finally tell us if it is a quantum force

Source: www.newscientist.com

Porpoises twist laws of physics to aim their focused sonar beams

Added: 15.11.2017 8:27 | 0 views | 0 comments


Porpoises scrunch up their heads to direct their sonar beams and keep prey within "sight". Understanding how they point sound could help us design better sonar

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A ‘magic number’ of people walking across a bridge makes it sway

Added: 10.11.2017 14:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

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We thought walking in lock step made bridges sway, like London’s Millennium Bridge when it opened. But it turns out crowd size matters more than rhythm

Source: www.newscientist.com

Consciously quantum: How you make everything real

Added: 08.11.2017 7:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

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The idea that we create reality seems absurd. But an audacious new take on quantum theory suggests the fundamental laws of nature emerge from our own experiences

Source: www.newscientist.com

We’ve figured out how to ensure quantum computers can be trusted

Added: 07.11.2017 6:54 | 2 views | 0 comments


Quantum computers will be useless if we can't trust their calculations. Now, two teams have programmed quantum systems to detect their own errors

Source: www.newscientist.com

Peek inside a gilded cage of liquid argon made to spot neutrinos

Added: 07.11.2017 2:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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This huge shiny cube is just a 1/20th scale model of the planned DUNE neutrino detector. It will be filled with liquid argon to catch these elusive particles

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Source: www.newscientist.com

How learning to share cakes could help stop unfair US elections

Added: 02.11.2017 14:28 | 3 views | 0 comments

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The “I-Cut-You-Choose” method results in provably fair slices of cake. The same game theory approach can produce fairer voting districts in US states, too

Source: www.newscientist.com

Why Hawking’s PhD thesis is now an internet-breaking inspiration

Added: 02.11.2017 14:28 | 2 views | 0 comments


Millions rushed to freely access Stephen Hawking's early musings when they went online. More of the same would help ignite young minds everywhere, says Geraint Lewis

Source: www.newscientist.com

Cosmic rays have revealed a new chamber in Egypt’s Great Pyramid

Added: 02.11.2017 8:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

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Particles from outer space have helped scientists uncover a hidden chamber within Egypt’s most famous pyramid, the first such finding in over a century

Source: www.newscientist.com

Quantum code: why building the ultimate computer is the easy bit

Added: 02.11.2017 8:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


After decades of hype, quantum computers are poised to prove their superiority over classical machines. Now the race is on to figure out what to do with them

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Source: www.newscientist.com

Cake-cutting game theory trick could stop gerrymandering

Added: 01.11.2017 8:00 | 15 views | 0 comments

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The “I-Cut-You-Choose” method results in provably fair slices of cake. The same game theory approach can produce fairer voting districts in US states, too

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Source: www.newscientist.com

AI physicists: The machines cracking the quantum code

Added: 27.10.2017 8:00 | 18 views | 0 comments

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We are all too easily bamboozled by the quantum world's complexity – now artificial intelligence is venturing where human minds fear to go

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Source: www.newscientist.com

Light’s quantum weirdness survives after going to space and back

Added: 25.10.2017 15:00 | 2 views | 0 comments


Photons act both like waves and particles, and their dual nature has now been seen even after bouncing them off a satellite in low Earth orbit

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Source: www.newscientist.com

Possible exomoon may be an ocean-covered world as big as Saturn

Added: 23.10.2017 13:38 | 2 views | 0 comments

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The exomoon candidate found in July is a real oddity – early calculations suggest it’s huge and doesn’t fit any moon formation processes we currently know

Source: www.newscientist.com

Google’s quantum computing plans threatened by IBM curveball

Added: 23.10.2017 11:27 | 5 views | 0 comments


A mathematical leap has let IBM simulate a 56-qubit quantum computer on a traditional machine, the biggest yet on a classical computer

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Source: www.newscientist.com

IBM’s 56-qubit curveball may hit Google quantum computing plans

Added: 20.10.2017 14:00 | 3 views | 0 comments

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A mathematical leap has let IBM simulate a 56-qubit quantum computer on a traditional machine, the biggest yet on a classical computer

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Source: www.newscientist.com

Dark energy survives neutron star crash test while rivals fail

Added: 20.10.2017 13:07 | 2 views | 0 comments

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We saw gravitational waves and light at the same moment from a neutron star merger, which means Einstein was right and some alternative theories are dead

Source: www.newscientist.com

Why our ‘freakish’ galaxy has got cosmologists seriously worried

Added: 19.10.2017 9:17 | 2 views | 0 comments


In the grand club of galaxies, the Milky Way is increasingly looking like an outlier. This is a looming challenge for cosmology, says Geraint Lewis

Source: www.newscientist.com

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