Hydrogen bonding may safeguard biomolecules against the damaging affects of UV light.
[Physics] Published Tue Oct 11, 2016
Researchers mixed two superfluids of different atoms together and observed that vortices in one affected those in the other—evidence of mutual interaction between the two species. [Physics] Published Tue Sep 27, 2016
A predicted type of atom-light crystal could host phonon-like excitations, allowing for new ways to simulate the physics of solids. [Physics] Published Tue May 24, 2016
A magnetic field can be used to change the “valley” states that emerge in certain semiconductors. [Physics] Published Tue Oct 25, 2016
A three-dimensional mesh of wires could connect large arrays of superconducting qubits in a quantum computer. [Physics] Published Tue Oct 18, 2016