PhysLink.com Logo

Physics and Astronomy News


Latest Stories


Image: Laser-driven Implosion
Laser-driven Implosion
Source: UOsaka   Posted: 6/22/18
Scientists have discovered a novel particle acceleration mechanism called ‘micro-bubble implosion’

Image: New Insights into Solar Flares
New Insights into Solar Flares
Source: NJIT   Posted: 6/17/18
New insights into solar flares' explosive energy releases were released by the Owens Valley Solar Array (EOVSA)

Image: Life and Death of a Neutron
Life and Death of a Neutron
Source: LBL   Posted: 6/15/18
Experiments that measure the lifetime of neutrons reveal a perplexing and unresolved discrepancy.

Image: Looking for Signs Life on Mars
Looking for Signs Life on Mars
Source: NASA   Posted: 6/8/18
Scientists have created a tiny chemistry lab for a rover that will drill beneath the Martian surface looking for signs of past or present life.

Image: Massive Black Hole Devours a Star
Massive Black Hole Devours a Star
Source: UCPH   Posted: 6/5/18
Scientist create new models of Tidal Disruption Events - rare, but extremely forceful events taking place in the center of galaxies.

Image: Dark Matter Limit Established
Dark Matter Limit Established
Source: RPI   Posted: 6/3/18
Experimental results from the XENON1T dark matter detector limit the effective size of dark matter particles to 4.1X10-47 square centimeters.

Image: Water is not the same as water
Water is not the same as water
Source: UNIBAS   Posted: 6/1/18
Researchers have succeeded in separating the two forms of water to show that they can exhibit different chemical reactivities.

Image: Scientists discover new magnetic element
Scientists discover new magnetic element
Source: UMN   Posted: 5/30/18
A new experimental discovery demonstrates that the chemical element ruthenium (Ru) is the fourth single element to have unique magnetic properties at room temperature.

Image: New radiation source could be less harmful alternative to x-rays
New radiation source could be less harmful alternative to x-rays
Source: Strath   Posted: 5/7/18
A new source of intense terahertz (THz) radiation, which could offer a less harmful alternative to x-rays and has strong potential for use in industry, is being developed.

Image: Mercury May Have a Thinner Crust Than We Thought
Mercury May Have a Thinner Crust Than We Thought
Source: UArizona   Posted: 5/4/18
Scientists used careful mathematical calculations to determine the density of Mercury’s crust, which is thinner than anyone thought.

Image: Molecules Brilliantly Illuminated
Molecules Brilliantly Illuminated
Source: LMUM   Posted: 5/3/18
A new high-power laser system generates ultrashort pulses of light covering a large share of the mid-infrared spectrum.

Image: EPR paradox observed in many-particle system for the first time
EPR paradox observed in many-particle system for the first time
Source: UNIBAS   Posted: 5/2/18
Physicists have observed the quantum mechanical Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen paradox in a system of several hundred interacting atoms for the first time.

Physics & Astronomy News Archive


2018: Jan 13  Feb 13  Mar 13  Apr 13  May 13  Jun 13  
2017: Jan 17  Feb 17  Mar 17  Apr 17  May 17  Jun 17  Jul 17  Aug 17  Sep 17  Oct 17  Nov 17  Dec 17  
2016: Jan 16  Feb 16  Mar 16  Apr 16  May 16  Jun 16  Jul 16  Aug 16  Sep 16  Oct 16  Nov 16  Dec 16  
2015: Jan 15  Feb 15  Mar 15  Apr 15  May 15  Jun 15  Jul 15  Aug 15  Sep 15  Oct 15  Nov 15  Dec 15  
2014: Jan 14  Feb 14  Mar 14  Apr 14  May 14  Jun 14  Jul 14  Aug 14  Sep 14  Oct 14  Nov 14  Dec 14  
2013: Jan 13  Feb 13  Mar 13  Apr 13  May 13  Jun 13  Jul 13  Aug 13  Sep 13  Oct 13  Nov 13  Dec 13  
2012: Jan 12  Feb 12  Mar 12  Apr 12  May 12  Jun 12  Jul 12  Aug 12  Sep 12  Oct 12  Nov 12  Dec 12  
2011: Jan 11  Feb 11  Mar 11  Apr 11  May 11  Jun 11  Jul 11  Aug 11  Sep 11  Oct 11  Nov 11  Dec 11  
2010: Jan 10  Feb 10  Mar 10  Apr 10  May 10  Jun 10  Jul 10  Aug 10  Sep 10  Oct 10  Nov 10  Dec 10  
2009: Jan 09  Feb 09  Mar 09  Apr 09  May 09  Jun 09  Jul 09  Aug 09  Sep 09  Oct 09  Nov 09  Dec 09  
2008: Jan 08  Feb 08  Mar 08  Apr 08  May 08  Jun 08  Jul 08  Aug 08  Sep 08  Oct 08  Nov 08  Dec 08  
2007: Jan 07  Feb 07  Mar 07  Apr 07  May 07  Jun 07  Jul 07  Aug 07  Sep 07  Oct 07  Nov 07  Dec 07  
2006: Jan 06  Feb 06  Mar 06  Apr 06  May 06  Jun 06  Jul 06  Aug 06  Sep 06  Oct 06  Nov 06  Dec 06  
2005: Jan 05  Feb 05  Mar 05  Apr 05  May 05  Jun 05  Jul 05  Aug 05  Sep 05  Oct 05  Nov 05  Dec 05  
2004: Jan 04  Feb 04  Mar 04  Apr 04  May 04  Jun 04  Jul 04  Aug 04  Sep 04  Oct 04  Nov 04  Dec 04  
2003: Jan 03  Feb 03  Mar 03  Apr 03  May 03  Jun 03  Jul 03  Aug 03  Sep 03  Oct 03  Nov 03  Dec 03  






Science Quote

'Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.'

Henri Poincaré
(1854-1912)





All rights reserved. © Copyright '1995-'2018 PhysLink.com   Privacy Statement | Cookie Policy