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  1. A tunable bandgap by doping a few atomic layers of black phosphorousRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Nanodot

    ... was globally heralded as a wonder-material thanks to the work of two British scientists who won the Nobel Prize for Physics for their research on it. Graphene is extremely thin and has remarkable attributes. It is stronger than steel yet many times ...

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  2. Construction and characterization of external cavity diode lasers for atomic physics.Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Since their development in the late 1980s, cheap, reliable external cavity diode lasers have replaced complex and expensive traditional dye and Titanium Sapphire lasers as the workhorse laser of atomic physics labs.

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  3. Even Einstein thought he was "no Einstein": The enduring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Salon

    When Stevens Institute of Technology hired me a decade ago, it installed me for several months in the department of physics, which had a spare office. Down the hall from me, Albert Einstein's electric-haired visage beamed from a poster for the "World Year of Physics 2005."

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  4. The Second Coming - The Plot of the AdventureRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | PR Log

    ... the "how and why" logic just goes over a cliff and crashes and burns. Modern day science and particularly quantum physics is starting to point to the real reality and it is all in our imagination. In the 1960's the seeds of a new level of ...

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  5. Physics Week in Review: August 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Scientific American

    ... Hawking made headlines yet again when he gave a talk this week at a Nordita ( Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics ) conference ( held at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Switzerland to better accommodate his accessibility needs) exploring ...

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  6. Personal effects of 'the mother of modern physics'will be radioactive for another 1500 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Marie Curie, known as the "mother of modern physics," died from aplastic anemia, a rare condition linked to high levels of exposure to her famed discoveries, the radioactive elements polonium and radium. Curie, the only woman to win a Nobel Prize in two different fields , furthered the research of French physicist Henri Becquerel , who in 1896 discovered that the element uranium emitted rays.

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  7. Mishima, Murakami and the elusive Nobel PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Japan Times

    ... also lavished attention on Swedish ambassador to Japan Karl Fredrik Almqvist. Even when Japan won the prize again in physics in 1965 (awarded to Shinichiro Tomonaga), the media frenzy around Mishima remained constant. Tiring of it, Mishima fled ...

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  8. Comments of the Week #74: from the Universe's age to the love of science [Starts With A Bang]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | ScienceBlogs

    ... what the hell did I just hit? where did this atom come from??" Imagine not that you were a photon, since the laws of physics return instantaneous answers at the speed of light (the hazards of being a null vector ), but rather that you were the very ...

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  9. ScienceLHC finds subatomic particles that may defy the Standard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | RedOrbit

    ... in the Standard Model. If this universality is broken, we can say that we've found evidence for non-standard physics," Jawahery said, adding that if their findings are corroborated, "we will have decades of work ahead." The findings potentially may ...

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  10. Christopher is such an A grade studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    ... investigating and thought 'Wow, that is what he needs'. He is also highly intelligent, having studied pure maths and physics at the University of Warwick before going on to study for a Masters degree in nuclear physics at Birmingham and then a Phd ...

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  11. After a week of intense debate, Stephen Hawking and his colleagues are still puzzled by black holesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Washington Post

    ... next generation of physicists. The conference , which was primarily funded by The Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics (Nordita) , is the brainchild of University of North Carolina Chapel Hill physicist Laura Mersini-Houghton . Mersini-Houghton ...

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  12. New theory leads to radiationless revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... It took us a year to get this concept clear in our heads," said Dr Miroshnichenko, from the ANU Research School of Physics and Engineering. The fundamental new theory could be used in quantum computers, lead to new laser technology and may even hold ...

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  13. Hi-spec glasses created in city to revolutionise sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | This is Oxfordshire

    ... originally developed by nuclear physicist Dr Joshua Silver, of New College, Oxford. Dr Silver, Professor of Physics at the Oxford university, filled lenses with a transparent fluid, enabling the focus to be changed. Remember you are personally ...

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  14. Theory explaining Electromagnetic energy without radiationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | ZPEnergy.com

    ... It took us a year to get this concept clear in our heads," said Dr Miroshnichenko, from the ANU Research School of Physics and Engineering. The fundamental new theory could be used in quantum computers, lead to new laser technology and may even hold ...

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  15. Comment on Naming "Dr" APJ Abdul Kalam Road: The...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Atanu Dey on India's Development

    ... Paul Dirac. . . . A self-taught scholar and a polyglot, he had a wide range of interests in varied fields including physics, mathematics, chemistry, biology, mineralogy, philosophy, arts, literature, and music. ( Wiki ). Dr Bose was interested in ...

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  16. A detailed review of the book: 'A Disgrace to the Profession', by Mark SteynRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NorCalBlogs

    ... that this Carbon Dioxide based warming was much more dominant in our climate than traditional paleoclimate studies, physics or chemistry would suggest. As noted above it was an extraordinary claim, yet it was accepted instantly without checking it. ...

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  17. The Gribov problem and QCD dynamicsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | CiteULike

    Physics Reports , Vol. 520, No. 4. , pp. 175-251, doi:10.1016/j.physrep.2012.07.003 In 1967, Faddeev and Popov were able to quantize the Yang-Mills theory by introducing new particles called ghost through the introduction of a gauge.

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  18. Strong dynamics and electroweak symmetry breakingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | CiteULike

    Physics Reports , Vol. 381, No. 4-6. , pp. 235-402, doi:10.1016/s0370-1573 00140-6 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  19. AnalysisBOSON or Bogus, Billion-Dollar Bull?Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Rev sends it back to him - they will not consider it or send it out for review. The Nobelist - a towering figure in physics, named Julian Schwinger - resigns from the American Physical

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  20. BreakthroughAT Last, Hydrino Reactors are Conclusively ValidatedRead the original story

    May 23, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... said. The production of more energy than is input in any process has long been thought to violate hallowed laws of physics that say no process can create more energy than is used to produce it. The NASA work suggests that the energy is transformed, ...

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