Archive for May, 2013

Graphene knock-offs

May 22, 2013 Leave a comment

Lattices with the same honecomb structure made from a range of different materials are the latest proof of success of the graphene brand.

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The story of a chance magnetar discovery

May 14, 2013 Leave a comment

Astronomers looking to capture the death of a gas cloud have stumbled across something else — a magnetar located near the Galaxy’s central supermassive black hole.

Jamaican dance study found to be fraud

Nature article on evolutionary biologist Robert Trivers’ extraordinary efforts to retract one of his own papers.