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Secret of antimatter creation in cosmic collisions revealed

Added: 14 Apr 2022

At the Quark Matter conference and Rencontres de Moriond conferences, the LHCb collaboration presen…

So... What is the point of physics? IOP is offering £1000 for the best answer!

Added: 7 Apr 2022

IoP launches a new challenge to get young people to see physics differently. With only one in ten p…

Scientists design remote monitoring system for inaccessible quantum devices

Added: 1 Apr 2022

Researchers have developed an innovative remote monitoring system for ultra-sensitive quantum devic…

Hybrid atom response at CERN may lead to new forms of antimatter

Added: 25 Mar 2022

A hybrid matter­­–antimatter helium atom containing an antiproton, the proton’s antimatter equivale…

CERN environmental report sets out concrete actions to reduce its environmental footprint

Added: 25 Nov 2021

CERN released its second public Environment Report covering the years 2019-2020 when the accelerato…

Commercial quanta image sensors - a new era in solid-state imaging

Added: 27 May 2021

Solid-state technology capable of imaging individual photons of light to enable full-speed photon c…

Industrialisation of fundamental physics research advances light source and sensor technologies

Added: 29 Mar 2021

Collaboration between specialist academic research and industrial expert engineers is proving key t…

Not just a droplet: Explaining one dimensional quantum liquid formation

Added: 22 Jan 2021

A new type of quantum droplet - the most dilute liquids ever experimentally observed - helps unrave…

Graphene researchers throw physics out the window

Added: 16 Nov 2020

A Manchester University graphene research team has just thrown the physics textbook out of the prov…

Plugging the power leak for fusion reactions

Added: 6 Aug 2020

Scientists have found a novel way to prevent pesky magnetic bubbles in plasma from interfering with…

Nobel physics prize awarded for cosmology and exoplanet discovery

Added: 8 Oct 2019

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to James Peebles for theoretical discoveries in physica…

Simple, beautiful, classic: MIT creates blackest black material

Added: 16 Sep 2019

Engineers have claimed a new record for the blackest material ever created.

Physicists edge closer to superconductivity at room temperature

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 May 2019

An international research team has claimed to have raised the temperature at which superconductivit…

Liquid metal turned to plasma

Evoluted New Media | Added: 13 Mar 2019

Liquid metal has been turned to plasma for the first time, with applications for attaining fusion e…

Moving metal promises dynamic circuits

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Aug 2016

Scientists have developed self-propelling liquid metals that could be used for future electronic ci…

New form of light discovered

Evoluted New Media | Added: 9 Aug 2016

Scientists have created a new form of light after they were able to bind light to a single electron.

Solving the vanadium dioxide conundrum

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Dec 2014

Researchers have shed new light on a long standing conundrum in condensed-matter physics by combini…

New state of matter produced by LHC

Evoluted New Media | Added: 21 Jan 2013

Collisions between protons and lead ions at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) may have produced a new…