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New drug shows potential to prevent painful side effect of therapy
NEWS MEDICAL About 50,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed annually with head, neck, nasal and oral cancers. Most are treated with radiation, and of those, 70-80 percent... 17 minutes
Scientists make leap in simulating quantum particles
PHYS.ORG New quantum theory research, led by academics at the University of St Andrews' School of Physics, could transform the way scientists predict how quantum particles behave. 56 minutes
Ghostly antineutrinos could help ferret out nuclear tests
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New drug could prevent debilitating side effect of cancer treatment
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Light from ancient quasars helps confirm quantum entanglement
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A valley so low: Electrons congregate in ways that could be useful to 'valleytronics'
PHYS.ORG A Princeton-led study has revealed an emergent electronic behavior on the surface of bismuth crystals that could lead to insights... 2 days
Scientists discover why silver clusters emit light
SCIENCE DAILY Clusters of silver atoms captured in zeolites, a porous material with small channels and voids, have remarkable light emitting properties. They can be used for more efficient lighting applications as a substitute for LED... 3 days
Superconducting cavity electro-optics: A platform for coherent photon conversion between superconducting and photonic circuits
Science Magazine Leveraging the quantum information-processing ability of superconducting circuits and long-distance distribution ability of optical photons promises the realization of complex... 3 days
Quantum chicken-or-egg experiment blurs the distinction between before and after
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Ology Bioservices wins $8.4 million worth agreement to manufacture anti-Ebola monoclonal antibody
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Scientists improve deep learning method for neural networks
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Physicists propose new model to study pairing properties of nuclei
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Volcano eruptions at different latitudes impact sea surface temperature differently
PHYS.ORG Volcanic eruptions are among the most important natural causes of climate change, playing a leading role over the past millennium. Injections of sulfate aerosols into the lower stratosphere... 3 days
How Einstein's equivalence principle extends to the quantum world
PHYS.ORG How Einstein's equivalence principle extends to the quantum world has been puzzling physicists for decades, but a team including a University of Queensland researcher has found the key to this... 3 days
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SCIENCE DAILY To tame chaos in powerful semiconductor lasers, which causes instabilities, scientists have introduced another kind of chaos. 3 days
Scientists turn to the quantum realm to improve energy transportation
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have designed a more efficient quantum transport system using a creative, yet counterintuitive solution. 4 days
Smallest transistor switches current with a single atom in solid electrolyte
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have developed a single-atom transistor, the world's smallest. This quantum electronics component switches electrical current by controlled repositioning of a single atom, now also in... 4 days
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Evidence for Majorana bound states in an iron-based superconductor
Science Magazine The search for Majorana bound states (MBSs) has been fueled by the prospect of using their non-Abelian statistics for robust quantum computation. Two-dimensional superconducting topological materials have been predicted to... 4 days
Quantum-inspired computational imaging
Science Magazine Computational imaging combines measurement and computational methods with the aim of forming images even when the measurement conditions are weak, few in number, or highly indirect. The recent surge in quantum-inspired imaging sensors, together with a new wave of algorithms... 4 days
Origin of the bright photoluminescence of few-atom silver clusters confined in LTA zeolites
Science Magazine Silver (Ag) clusters confined in matrices possess remarkable luminescence properties, but little is known about their structural and electronic properties. We characterized... 4 days
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Scientists discover why silver clusters emit light
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Smallest transistor worldwide switches current with a single atom in solid electrolyte
PHYS.ORG At Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), physicist Professor Thomas Schimmel and his team have developed a single-atom transistor, the smallest transistor in existence. This... 4 days
Why X-rays could become a lot more personal
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PHYS.ORG Researchers have found a method of reversibly adjusting the radiation color of nanosized light sources. Previously, radiation color could be specified only during nanoparticle synthesis, but now it can be changed after... 4 days
Scientists create anti-laser for a condensate of ultracold atoms
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Gravitational wave detectors to search for dark matter
PHYS.ORG Gravitational wave detectors might be able to detect much more than gravitational waves. According to a new study, they could also potentially detect dark matter, if dark matter is composed of a... 4 days
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Cryo-electron microscopy sheds new light on batteries
PHYS.ORG The interface of the solid anode and the liquid electrolyte plays a crucial role in the performance of a lithium-metal battery, but characterizing the processes that happen at that intersection has been a challenge. 4 days
Controlling hole spin for future quantum spin-based devices, topological materials
PHYS.ORG The 'spins' of electrons (and holes) in semiconductors have potential applications in spintronics, spin-based quantum computing, and topological systems. 4 days
The secret behind cell revival revealed
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Mapping the future direction for quantum research
PHYS.ORG The way research in quantum technology will be taken forward has been laid out in a revised roadmap for the field. 5 days
Quantum material is promising 'ion conductor' for research, new technologies
PHYS.ORG Researchers have shown how to shuttle lithium ions back and forth into the crystal structure of a quantum material, representing a new avenue for research and potential applications... 5 days
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Mechanism of calmodulin inactivation of the calcium-selective TRP channel TRPV6
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The secret behind cell revival revealed
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Measuring Temperature of Schrödinger’s Coffee
SCI-NEWS.COM A new uncertainty relation, linking quantum mechanics and the precision with which temperature can be measured, has been discovered by University of Exeter theoretical physicists Janet... 5 days
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PHYS.ORG For decades, mitochondrial DNA analysis has been the dominant method used to make decisions about fishing quotas, culling, hunting quotas, or translocating animals from one population of a threatened species to another. 5 days
Scientists discover organic acid in a protoplanetary disk
PHYS.ORG An international team of scientists from Russia, Germany, Italy, the U.S. and France has discovered a relatively high concentration of formic acid in a protoplanetary disk. This is the first organic molecule... 5 days
Hole-based artificial atoms could be key to spin-based qubit
PHYS.ORG A UNSW study published this week resolves key challenges in creation of hole-based artificial atoms, with excellent potential for more-stable, faster, more scalable quantum computing. 5 days
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Stellar Flares: Life Givers or Sterilizers of Worlds?
SCI-NEWS.COM Have Carl Sagan and astrobiologists been too hard on stellar flares? A new study imagines an alternative scenario where they... 5 days
Neutron stars may hold an answer to neutron puzzle on Earth
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Video: NASA's NICER does the space station twist
PHYS.ORG VIDEO This time-lapse video, obtained June 8, 2018, shows the precise choreography of NASA's Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) as it studies pulsars and other X-ray sources from its perch aboard the... 5 days
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Real-time dynamic monitoring of cell's nucleus for effective cancer screening
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How hot is Schrödinger's coffee?
SCIENCE DAILY A new uncertainty relation, linking the precision with which temperature can be measured and quantum mechanics, has been discovered. 6 days
Fishing quotas upended by nuclear DNA analysis
SCIENCE DAILY Fishing quotas have been decided using an inadequate method for decades, according to a new study. The same method has also been used to decide about culling, hunting quotas, or translocating threatened species. Analyzing... 6 days
Cetuximab+RT found to be inferior to standard treatment in HPV+ oropharyngeal cancer
SCIENCE DAILY An interim analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial of patients with human papillomavirus (HPV)-positive oropharyngeal cancer found that treatment with radiation therapy... 6 days
How hot is Schrodinger's coffee?
PHYS.ORG A new uncertainty relation, linking the precision with which temperature can be measured and quantum mechanics, has been discovered at the University of Exeter. 6 days
Protons May Have Outsize Influence on Properties of Neutron Stars
SCI-NEWS.COM A study conducted by an international consortium called the CLAS Collaboration, made up of 182 members... 6 days
Ancient natural fission reactor offers clues on how to store modern nuclear waste
PHYS.ORG A team of researchers from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory and Washington University has learned more about possible ways to store modern... 6 days
Researcher accurately determines energy difference between two quantum states
PHYS.ORG A kiwi physicist has discovered the energy difference between two quantum states in the helium atom with unprecedented accuracy, a ground-breaking discovery that contributes to our understanding of the universe... 6 days
A new artificial quantum material for future high-efficiency computers
PHYS.ORG Scientists at Tsinghua University and Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, have demonstrated the ability to control the states of matter, thus controlling internal resistance, within multilayered,... 6 days
Powerful new microscope reveals inner workings of human cells with unprecedented clarity
NEWS MEDICAL VIDEO Australia’s most advanced and powerful microscope, capable of visualizing down to the level of individual atoms, begins its working life today. 6 days
Controlling nickelate nano-switches with light
PHYS.ORG Dr. Giordano Mattoni, quantum researcher at TU Delft, and his collaborators have shown that the nano-electronic phase transition in a class of materials known as nickelates can be controlled by laser light. Their findings, which were published in... 6 days
Brown University researchers reveal key physical properties of 'giant' cancer cells
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ASTRO WATCH Historic space weather may help us understand what’s coming next, according to new research by the University of Warwick. Professor Sandra Chapman,... 7 days
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Toward a universal quantum computer
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers have demonstrated holonomic quantum gates under zero-magnetic field at room temperature, which will enable the realization of fast and fault-tolerant universal quantum computers. 7 days
In neutron stars, protons may do the heavy lifting
SCIENCE DAILY A new study suggests that the positively charged particles may have an outsize influence on the properties of neutron stars and other neutron-rich objects. 7 days
In neutron stars, protons may do the heavy lifting
MIT The positively charged particles may have an outsize influence on the properties of neutron stars and other neutron-rich objects. 7 days
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PHYS.ORG Neutron stars are the smallest, densest stars in the universe, born out of the gravitational collapse... 7 days
Magnetic vortices observed in haematite
PHYS.ORG Vortices are common in nature, but their formation can be hampered by long range forces. In work recently published in Nature Materials, an international team of researchers has used mapped X-ray magnetic linear and circular dichroism photoemission electron... 7 days
Another step forward on universal quantum computer
PHYS.ORG Researchers have demonstrated holonomic quantum gates under zero-magnetic field at room temperature, which could enable the realization of fast and fault-tolerant universal quantum computers. 1 week
Breaking down the Wiedemann-Franz law
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Medical News Today: Brain area responsible for pessimism found
MNT New research finds that stimulating a brain area called the caudate nucleus induces a tendency to focus too much on the downsides of a situation. 1 week
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First particle accelerator beam measurement in six dimensions
SCIENCE DAILY The first full characterization measurement of an accelerator beam in six dimensions will advance the understanding and performance of current and planned accelerators around the world. 1 week
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Science Magazine Coherent perfect absorption is the complete extinction of incoming radiation by a complex potential in a physical system supporting wave propagation. The concept was proven for linear waves in a variety of systems including... 1 week
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Science Magazine Dynamics of string-like objects is an important issue in a broad range of physical systems, including vortex lines in superconductors, viscoelastic polymers, and superstrings in elementary particle physics. In noncentrosymmetric magnets, string forms of magnetic skyrmions are present... 1 week
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PHYS.ORG The first full characterization measurement of an accelerator beam in six dimensions will advance the understanding and performance of current and planned accelerators around the world. 1 week
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