09/06/2016 15:03:48
Robert Perkins
Sharks and minnows: Scientists discover an optical soliton wave that rides with and feeds off of other soliton waves, much like a pilot fish with a shark.
Microcavities
09/07/2016 10:00:31
Whitney Clavin
A new simulation of our Milky Way galaxy has solved a decades-old mystery.
08/24/2016 12:05:16
Robert Perkins
Engineers use individual grains as force gauges to calculate how stress moves through sand, granular rocks, and soils.
08/08/2016 12:02:42
Robert Perkins
A team of researchers from Caltech and Harvard has designed and created mechanical chains made of soft matter that can transmit signals across long distances.
Logic gate
07/28/2016 10:01:57
Whitney Clavin
The NuSTAR mission is identifying which black holes erupt with the highest-energy X-rays.
07/27/2016 09:39:13
Robert Perkins
The Schrödinger equation, foundational to quantum mechanics, turns out to be useful for predicting the motion of fluids as well.
07/15/2016 09:40:40
Whitney Clavin
Scientists are learning how cells make the decision to become T cells.
06/30/2016 11:57:57
Robert Perkins
Community Seismic Network sensors detected motion of each floor of a building in response to an air pulse from the 2015 ExxonMobil refinery explosion.
Building
06/30/2016 11:04:39
Unusual wind-sculpted sand ripples have been discovered on Mars.
Curiosity
06/24/2016 11:08:45
Whitney Clavin
Researchers have discovered a “gene circuit” that can alter the fate of cells, turning them into ones that make cartilage.

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