A Bose-Einstein condensate can act as a stable trap for a gas of fermions.
[Physics] Published Thu Dec 07, 2017
Experiments show that the mass of an object determines whether it slides down a sandy slope, which may explain why insect predators called antlions can trap ants in sand pits. [Physics] Published Thu Aug 03, 2017
A proposed set of experiments could offer a direct measurement of the fundamental quantum property that distinguishes fermions from bosons. [Physics] Published Mon Oct 16, 2017
Researchers have directed the motion of a domain-wall-like topological defect through a crystal of trapped ions. [Physics] Published Thu Oct 12, 2017
An experiment with cold atoms confirms a 70-year-old theory predicting the fraction of a Bose gas that turns into a Bose-Einstein condensate. [Physics] Published Tue Nov 07, 2017