December 17, 2019

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Accelerating the Development of Nuclear Fusion

Developing computer models of the plasma in a unique device is helping a company take the next steps towards producing power.

December 17, 2019

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Summit Charts a Course to Uncover the Origins of Genetic Diseases

Researchers create the most complete model yet of complex protein machinery.

December 17, 2019

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A New Twist on Controlling Magnetic Properties

By rotating materials commonly used in computer storage devices, scientists found a new way to change their intrinsic properties.

December 17, 2019

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New Algorithms Shed Light on Molecules’ Structure and Motion in Cells

Algorithms supporting a “microscope in a computer” tool enable early screening of several major cancers.

October 29, 2019

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The Aftermath of Neutron Star Collisions

New computer simulations reveal the explosive scene after ultra-dense stars collide, as well as where heavy elements may have originally formed.

October 29, 2019

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Investigating Dyes for Solar Cells from Start to Finish

Finding the right dyes for a new type of solar cell can be challenging, but this study used supercomputers to speed up the process.

September 18, 2019

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Even Hard Materials Have Soft Spots

Scientists find the weak points to facilitate industrial applications of metallic glasses.

August 23, 2019

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Getting Metal Under Graphite’s Skin

A new route to make metal beneath a layer of graphite opens potentially new applications in solar cells and quantum computing.

August 23, 2019

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Survey Delivers on Dark Energy with Multiple Probes

The Dark Energy Survey has delivered dark energy constraints combining information from four of its primary cosmological probes for the first time.

August 16, 2019

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Excited Atoms Rush Independently to New Positions

Ultrafast X-rays track how associated pairs of atoms find new locations when triggered by light.