Archive for August, 2013

Has element 115 been produced?

August 28, 2013 Leave a comment

The claim by Swedish researchers builds on findings in Dubna, Russia, 9 years ago.

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Quantum paradox seen in diamond

August 21, 2013 Leave a comment

This is the quantum version of the ancient Greek Zeno’s paradox, and it could turn out to be useful in quantum computing.

How fast do black holes spin?

August 7, 2013 Leave a comment

Astronomers have measurements of the rotation rate of more than 20 supermassive black holes. Here’s a report on one more.

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