Nanoscale imaging looks deep into magnetic materials
New technique bags Bloch points (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 4, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Tim Wogan Source Type: news

New nanostructured device boosts infrared spectroscopy
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 3, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Antimatter hyperfine splitting is measured at CERN
Antihydrogen has the same spectrum as hydrogen (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 3, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

VIRGO joins gravitational-wave hunt
Detector could help locate sources of gravitational waves (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 2, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

X-rays pick out letters on ancient scrolls
Papyri buried in the eruption of Vesuvius can now be virtually unrolled (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 2, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Edwin Cartlidge Source Type: news

Could extra dimensions be detected by a Bose –Einstein condensate?
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 1, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Memory effect makes better optical solitons
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 1, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

ALMA confirms Titan has membrane-forming chemical
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - August 1, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

First Africa-led experiment switches on at CERN
Physicists hope to inspire scientists at other African institutions (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 31, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: James Dacey Source Type: news

Spintronic neuron recognizes speech
Tiny magnetic oscillators could emulate the human brain (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 29, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Judge approves telescope go-ahead
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 28, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

Ireland joins LOFAR radio-telescope network
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 28, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

Cutbacks hit radio-telescope project
First phase of SKA will have fewer antennas and a smaller collecting area (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 27, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Edwin Cartlidge Source Type: news

Cassini provides a magnetic mystery
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 27, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Spinning black holes could grow long hair
Evidence for ultralight bosons could be found in gravitational waves (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 26, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

New 3D scanning method uses Archimedes' principle
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 26, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

UK commits £246m to developing battery technology
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 25, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Work begins on US neutrino experiment
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 25, 2017 Category: Physics Source Type: news

How to detect gravitational waves using superfluid helium
New measurement method could focus on pulsars (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 25, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Can four neutrons form a stable nucleus?
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 24, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

How to make liquid drops with rings like Saturn
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 22, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Attosecond physicist honoured by Royal Society
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 21, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Roger Penrose asks if a cyclic cosmology is lurking in LIGO noise?
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 21, 2017 Category: Physics Source Type: news

Physics societies sign up for unique ORCID identifiers
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 20, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

Jocelyn Bell Burnell wins President's Medal of the Institute of Physics
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 20, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Smart glove translates sign language into digital text
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 19, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Graphene bubbles measure shear forces
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 19, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Proton tomography offers better preparation for therapy
Technique shows promise as a rival to X-ray CT (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 18, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Edwin Cartlidge Source Type: news

Formation of other-worldly 'hot ice' observed for first time
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 15, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Hidden stars affect exoplanet measurements
Are some rocky exoplanets actually made of gas? (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 14, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Type-II Dirac fermions spotted in two different materials
Experiments suggest the existence of a topological superconductor (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 14, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sophia Chen Source Type: news

Why abseiling spiders don't spin out of control
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 13, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Study reveals 'cash for papers' rewards in China
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 13, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

Does nickel drive Earth's magnetic field?
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 13, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Research collaboration boosted by sharing workspace
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 12, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Individual atoms traced during diffusion
Study could boost understanding of interstellar space (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 12, 2017 Category: Physics Source Type: news

ALMA reveals new molecules in famous supernova
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 11, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Astronomer survey reveals gender and racial harassment
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 11, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Michael Banks Source Type: news

Quantum satellites demonstrate teleportation and encryption
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 11, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Quantum-computer node uses two different ion species
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 11, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Interacting lasers shed light on topological defects
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 10, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Graphene Flagship experiments explore space applications
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 10, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Experiments shed new light on iron superconductors
Studies focus on where and how Cooper pairs form (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 8, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Owl wings could hold secret to noiseless aircraft
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 7, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Images of 3D objects appear on nanostructured surface
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 7, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Helium ions image bacteria-attacking virus
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 7, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

First doubly charmed baryon spotted by LHCb
Discovery at CERN could lead to better QCD calculations (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 6, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Magnetic scheme sharpens laser frequencies
New technique could benefit atomic timekeeping (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 6, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Edwin Cartlidge Source Type: news

Unusual flying fish twist and turn to soar
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 5, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sarah Tesh Source Type: news

Evidence for string theory could be lurking in gravitational waves
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Source: PhysicsWeb News - July 5, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news