Physics Newswire (Page 3)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Physics. (Page 3)

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  1. Ohio Supercomputer Center helps researchers map invisible universeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... than average, blue regions less dark matter. Image credit: Chihway Chang of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics at the University of Chicago, and the DES collaboration. The Ohio Supercomputer Center played a critical role in helping ...

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  2. Massive particles test standard quantum theoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Comparing the diffraction patterns behind a combination of precisely written slits allows testing quantum mechanics with complex molecules. Image courtesy Group for Quantum Nanophysics, Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna; Image-Design: Christian Knobloch.

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  3. New 3-D simulations show how galactic centers cool their jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... Division at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), and the Astronomy and Physics departments and Theoretical Astrophysics Center at UC Berkeley. "Why are they so stable in some galaxies and in others they ...

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  4. NASA watches the Sun put a stop to its own eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado. "Remove one instrument, and you're basically blind. In solar physics, you need to have good coverage observing multiple temperatures - if you have them all, you can tell a nice story." The study makes ...

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  5. ASTRO supports US Nuclear Regulatory Commission final ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    ... and advocacy. ASTRO publishes three medical journals, International Journal of Radiation Oncology * Biology * Physics , Practical Radiation Oncology and Advances in Radiation Oncology ; developed and maintains an extensive patient website, RT ...

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  6. PPPL delivers new key components to help power a fusion energy experimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    ... plasma through devices known as neutral beam injectors. At the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), engineers recently designed and delivered a set of innovative new components for the neutral beam injectors ...

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  7. Discovered: A quick and easy way to shut down instabilities in fusion devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    Scientists have discovered a remarkably simple way to suppress a common instability that can halt fusion reactions and damage the walls of reactors built to create a "star in a jar." The findings, published in June in the journal Physical Review Letters , stem from experiments performed on the National Spherical Torus Experiment-Upgrade , at the Department of Energy's Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory .

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  8. What scientists hope to learn from the eclipseRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... environment." Observations of this eclipse could help scientists answer some of the persistent questions in solar physics: Why is the corona so much hotter than the surface of the sun, what makes it hot, and what keeps it that way? Technology has ...

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  9. Supernova's messy birth casts doubt on reliability of astronomical yardstickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | NatureNews

    ... rate, and helped to prove the existence of dark energy - advances that secured the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics . The fact that scientists don't fully understand these cosmological tools is embarrassing, says the latest study's lead author, Griffin ...

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  10. Revenge Of The Slimeballs - Part 4Read the original story

    Friday | Scientific Blogging

    This is the fourth part of Chapter 3 of the book "Anomaly! Collider Physics and the Quest for New Phenomena at Fermilab". The chapter recounts the pioneering measurement of the Z mass by the CDF detector, and the competition with SLAC during the summer of 1989.

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  11. Mechanical Universe And Beyond, TheRead the original story

    Friday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    This series helps teachers demystify physics by showing students what it looks like. Field trips to hot-air balloon events, symphony concerts, bicycle shops, and other locales make complex concepts more accessible.

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  12. Vern Ehlers, 83, a research physicist and moderate Republican who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Philly.com

    ... personal mantra, according to his obituary, was "leave it better than you found it." Dr. Ehlers held a doctorate in physics from the University of California, Berkeley, where he also earned a bachelor's degree in physics. He taught physics at Calvin ...

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  13. LearningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Physics Department at UMass Dartmouth will host a solar eclipse viewing party, weather permitting, at the Observatory on August 21, from 2-3:30 p.m. It is free and open to the public. The eclipse is partial at 65% in the SouthCoast area, occurring at approximately 2:45 p.m. We will provide free viewing glasses, and will have physicists on hand to provide information and explain the science on solar eclipses.

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  14. The total solar eclipse -- one curmudgeon's opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Griffin Daily News

    ... together. Well, maybe. ("Isn't it amazing how God set this up like clockwork?" "God? This is just the way quantum physics has ordered the universe since the Big Bang." "Star Trek could work wonders with a solar eclipse storyline." "But Star Wars ...

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  15. Researchers Create Molecular Movie of Virus Preparing to Infect Healthy CellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newswise

    ... research. SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring frontier questions in photon science, astrophysics, particle physics and accelerator research. Located in Menlo Park, Calif., SLAC is operated by Stanford University for the U.S. Department of ...

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  16. 'A hole in the sky': Phenomenon creates sense of wonder throughout historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSL-TV

    ... raft, on horseback, in a chairlift or a bus - don't expect it to be cheap. Julia Kamenetzky, assistant professor of physics at Westminster College, will lead one of 68 teams participating in the Citizen CATE (Continental-America Telescopic Eclipse) ...

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  17. End of KS3 Project bundleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Times Educational Supplement

    ... at your school. Without it, this resource is licensed for use only by you. Full SOW for Topic 20 (combined) or 3 (Physics only): Particle Model of Matter. AQA GCSE Combined Science or Physics only (exam from 2018). Lesson ... Stretching questions ...

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  18. $1.2M NSF grant helps integrate computational science into high school physicsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... National Science Foundation grant to integrate computation in science classes across Michigan - specifically, in physics. "Physics work is impossible without the use of computation, which has been central to understanding many aspects of the ...

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  19. Solar eclipse will reveal the roiling fog of plasma we call homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | New Scientist

    ... is like predicting hurricanes without factoring in the ocean, Guhathakurta says. And at the root of all this tangled physics is the place where the corona starts , right above the sun's surface - the faint ring made visible during an eclipse. While ...

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  20. Grand Valley State physics professors share how, when to watch eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | MLive.com

    ... completely eclipse the sun and Grand Valley State University wants West Michigan gazers to be informed and safe. Physics professors at the university are weighing in how and where to watch the event. GVSU is also distributing the protective eclipse ...

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