Researchers a step closer in creating successor to shrinking transistors

Over the decades, computers and other electronic devices have shrunk in size and also been significantly faster. This has been possible as the makers...
nucleus ice freezing

Researchers accidentally discover unique property of crystalline ice

Water ice is not always produced equally. Under specific circumstances, its neat arrangement of lattice molecules in a crystalline fashion get disordered and then...
A calorimeter designed by UBC researchers that is capable of detecting anomalous heat at high temperatures and high pressures. Photo credit: Phil Schauer

Scientists revisit the cold case of cold fusion

Four academic laboratories partner with Google to explore how materials science can help make fusion more accessible Scientists from the University of British Columbia, the Massachusetts...
magnetic levitation superconductivity

Scientists successfully demonstrate superconductivity at highest temperature till date

A group of researchers from the University of Chicago has observed superconductivity at the highest temperature recorded till date. With the help of highly...
Prototype kilogram replica

Definition of kilogram changed for the first time in 130 years

The metric system originated in the times of the French Revolution. During those periods, many different units of measurement were being used. The number...
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Researchers produce the loudest possible sound in water

For human beings, sound is a perception of waves in the brain. However, physically it is the propagation of vibration as an audible pressure...

Researchers use machine learning models for capturing fusion energy

Machine learning is a type of artificial intelligence which helps in face recognition, language identification, translation. Apart from this, now machine learning can help...
gas giant interior

Formation of superionic ice helps to detect internal structure of Neptune...

The magic of science has just achieved the unachievable - the most bizarre existence of "supersonic hot ice". It is called as such because...
Double slit x ray simulation

Experiment proves the wave-particle duality of antimatter

Antimatter is a material which is made of not only antiparticles but also waves. However, it has been recently found that this holds true...
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China makes progress in its quest for generating fusion power

Fusion energy has a great capacity of curing humanity’s energy woes forever but still, it has yet to reach the milestone of creating more...