Photo credit: Image of the probability of location of an electron hole in the newly discovered dropletons. The electron is located at the centre of the peak, and the heights indicate the probability of hole location. Credit: The Cundiff Group and Brad Baxley, JILA

New state of matter discovered: meet the “Dropelton”

    The states of matter; solid, liquid, gas, and plasma. Then came Bose -Einstein condensate, supercritical fluid and a few others. Time to…


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Neuro-prosthesis allows paralyzed man to regain use of his hand

Columbus Ohio,  23-year-old   Ian Burkhart from Dublin Ohio became the first quadriplegic to move his hand with his own thoughts after a ground-breaking…


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NASA testing protoype rover that rides the underside of frozen lakes

Pasadena CA,   Engineers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory mimicked martian landscapes by building the “Mars Yard;” complete with red rock obstacle courses meant…


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Construction begins on Largest Telescope in the world: The European- Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT)

On June 18th construction crews blew the top off of a Chilean mountain to make room for the world’s biggest telescope. In 2024 when…


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Elon Musk on Colonizing Mars

Dr. Crystal Dilworth engages in a fireside chat with space entrepaneaur Elon Musk as well as computational neuroscientists Philip Low. Special thanks to David…


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Thorium cycle patent holder on the future of energy

“The Science Table” provides an exclusive series led by Reichart Von Wolfsheild, former host of “Invention USA” (History Channel). Roland Kupers (physicist and former…


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Joshua Trees could disappear from Joshua Tree National Park by the end of the century.

Take Two, the award winning Southern California Public Radio program has detailed the devastating effect of climate change on Southern California’s desserts. Take Two…


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Reservoir of water 3 times the volume of the world’s oceans discovered deep within the mantle

If ringwoodite were exposed to the sun’s light it would shine blue, fitting, because deep within the earth’s mantle this curious mineral contains almost…


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New research details the health risks of E-Cigarettes

      A new study finds that Electronic cigarettes, marketed as a safer high-tech alternative to traditional tobacco products , introduce a mix…