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Using corkscrew lasers to separate mirror molecules

New approach proposes to combine a corkscrew-like laser pulse with an electric field to spatially separate mirror molecules. Image credit: DESY/Andrey Yachmenev Many of the molecular...

Father’s X chromosome may yield clues to higher rates of autoimmune disease in women

UCLA researchers find differences in maternal and paternal X chromosomes. Lead study author Dr. Rhonda Voskuhl, a UCLA professor of neurology and director of the...

Two Rovers to Roll on Mars Again: Curiosity and Mars 2020

Curiosity won’t be NASA’s only active Mars rover for much longer. Next summer, Mars 2020 will be headed for the Red Planet. While the...

How to Shape a Spiral Galaxy

Our Milky Way galaxy has an elegant spiral shape with long arms filled with stars, but exactly how it took this form has long...

How Enceladus Got Its Stripes

Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus is of great interest to scientists due to its subsurface ocean, making it a prime target for those searching for...