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Researchers test the way we understand forces in the universe  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
A discovery by a team of researchers led by UMass Lowell nuclear physicists could change how atoms are understood by scientists and help explain extreme phenomena in outer... more
The Latest: UN says nuclear weapons conference postponed  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The United Nations says the 191 parties to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty have decided to postpone a conference to review its implementation because of the coronavirus pandemic more
Coronavirus massive simulations completed on Frontera supercomputer  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
A coronavirus envelope all-atom computer model is being developed. The coronavirus model builds on success of all-atom infuenza virus simulations. Molecular dynamics simulations for the coronavirus model tests ran on up to 4,000 nodes,... more
N Korea test fires missiles; Seoul slams it as inappropriate  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
North Korea has fired two presumed short-range ballistic missiles into the sea as it continues to expand military capabilities amid a standstill in nuclear negotiations with the Trump... more
Even a limited India-Pakistan nuclear war would bring global famine, says study  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The concept of nuclear winter—a years-long planetary freeze brought on by airborne soot generated by nuclear bombs—has been around for decades. But such speculations... more
Measuring variations of an atom's chemical reactivity through its chemical bonds  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of researchers from the University of Regensburg and Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich has developed a way to measure the dependence of an atom's chemical reactivity on... more
Atomic fingerprint identifies emission sources of uranium  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Uranium is not always the same: depending on whether this chemical element is released by the civil nuclear industry or as fallout from nuclear weapon tests, the ratio of the two anthropogenic, i.e. man-made,... more
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