Learn the natural science that involves the study of matter and its motion and behavior through space and time.

This Photo of a Single Trapped Atom Is Absolutely Breathtaking

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert At the very centre of the image above is something incredible – a single, positively-charged strontium atom, suspended in … Continue reading This Photo of a Single Trapped Atom Is Absolutely Breathtaking

Speed of light drops to zero at ‘exceptional points’

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Light, which travels at a speed of 300,000 km/sec in a vacuum, … Continue reading Speed of light drops to zero at ‘exceptional points’

Even This Crazy System of Ultradense Dead Stars Can’t Break General Relativity

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ScienceAlert To date, Einstein’s theory of general relativity may have stood up to test after test, but that doesn’t mean … Continue reading Even This Crazy System of Ultradense Dead Stars Can’t Break General Relativity

Semiconductor breakthrough may be game-changer for organic solar cells

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories An organic solar cell testing inside the Randall Lab on Central Campus … Continue reading Semiconductor breakthrough may be game-changer for organic solar cells

Device creates negative mass—and a novel way to generate lasers

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories In this optical microcavity, created by the lab of Nick Vamivakas, confined … Continue reading Device creates negative mass—and a novel way to generate lasers

Physicists create first direct images of the square of the wave function of a hydrogen molecule

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Image of the square of the wave function of a hydrogen molecule … Continue reading Physicists create first direct images of the square of the wave function of a hydrogen molecule

Quantum ‘spooky action at a distance’ becoming practical

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Scientists from Griffith University (Australia) have overcome a major challenge connected to … Continue reading Quantum ‘spooky action at a distance’ becoming practical

These Quantum Droplets Are the Most Dilute Liquids in the Known Universe

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Space.com This artist’s rendering depicts a quantum liquid droplet formed by mixing two condensates of ultracold potassium atoms. Credit: ICFO/ … Continue reading These Quantum Droplets Are the Most Dilute Liquids in the Known Universe

Synopsis: A Test of Gravity’s Quantum Side

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Physics – spotlighting exceptional research Synopsis: A Test of Gravity’s Quantum Side December 13, 2017 Two proposals describe how to … Continue reading Synopsis: A Test of Gravity’s Quantum Side

Mathematicians Awarded $3 Million for Cracking Century-Old Problem

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science Two mathematicians have each earned the (massive but countable) sum of $3 million for a proof that could … Continue reading Mathematicians Awarded $3 Million for Cracking Century-Old Problem

Experiment shows that arrow of time is a relative concept, not an absolute one

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Schematic of the experimental setup. (A) Heat flows from the hot to … Continue reading Experiment shows that arrow of time is a relative concept, not an absolute one

Atom-length measurement

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ESA Top News Description A prototype atom interferometer chip in a vacuum chamber, harnessing the quantum behaviour of atoms to … Continue reading Atom-length measurement

Physicists set new record with 10-qubit entanglement

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories False-color circuit image showing 10 superconducting qubits (star shapes) interconnected by a … Continue reading Physicists set new record with 10-qubit entanglement

A Physicist’s Physicist Ponders the Nature of Reality

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Quanta Magazine Among the brilliant theorists cloistered in the quiet woodside campus of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, … Continue reading A Physicist’s Physicist Ponders the Nature of Reality

Physicists cracked the mystery of teleportation — but it’s nothing like what you see in Star Trek

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Business Insider Brian Greene, professor of physics and mathematics at Columbia University and co-founder of the World Science Festival, explains how teleportation … Continue reading Physicists cracked the mystery of teleportation — but it’s nothing like what you see in Star Trek