Using clean helium made with a two-step purification process could prevent damaging blockages in cryostats. Read More »
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The lattice symmetry of a quantum Wigner crystal is deduced from its effect on quantized states in a nearby sheet of electrons. Read More »
Attosecond-resolution experiments have determined the delay in an electron’s emission from a molecule after being ionized with light. Read More »
Experiments confirm the existence of 1-micrometer-sized molecules made of two cesium atoms by showing that their binding energies agree with predictions. Read More »
New results from the LHCb experiment confirm the 2015 discovery that quarks can combine into groups of five. Read More »
Researchers provide new evidence for the existence of type-II Weyl semimetals, which would be both conducting and insulating in different spatial directions. Read More »
The KamLAND-Zen collaboration has run the most sensitive search to date for a radioactive decay that could reveal whether neutrinos are Majorana fermions. Read More »
High-speed imaging shows that fluids can break like brittle glass under the right conditions. Read More »
A new technique allows researchers to specify the number of atoms in an ultracold cloud (in the millions) and then to reproduce that same number in repeated experiments. Read More »
The Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting offered young physicists the chance to discuss career choices with 29 Nobel Prize winners. Read More »
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