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Experiment Provides Further Insights into Higgs Boson Physics

A new experiment by physicists at the University of Bonn, Germany, has achieved a Higgs-like state in a system composed of ultracold atoms. Excitation spectra...

Researchers Explore Limits of the Periodic Table of Elements

At 150 years old, the periodic table of chemical elements is still growing. In 2016, four new elements with atomic numbers 113, 115, 117...

Physicists Observe Simultaneous Production of Higgs Boson with Top Quark-Antiquark Pair

In July 2012, ATLAS (A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) and CMS (Compact-Muon-Solenoid) experiments at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider jointly announced the discovery of the Higgs...

Researchers Discover 4th Room-Temperature Ferromagnetic Element: Ruthenium

A platinum-group chemical element called ruthenium (Ru) is the fourth single element to have unique ferromagnetic properties at room temperature. Ruthenium. Image credit: Metalle-W /...

Physicists Predict Existence of ‘Most Strange’ Dibaryon Particle

Physicists from the HAL QCD Collaboration predict the existence of a new type of dibaryon, a particle that contains six quarks instead of the...

Physicists Measure Pressure Distribution inside Proton

The proton, one of the components of atomic nuclei, is composed of fundamental particles called quarks and gluons. A team of physicists at the...

Global Experiment Challenges Einstein’s Principle of Local Realism: BIG Bell Test

A Bell test, named for the Northern Irish physicist John Stewart Bell, is a randomized trial that compares observations against the philosophical worldview of...

Professor Stephen Hawking’s Final Theory on Origin of Universe

Professor Stephen Hawking’s theory about the Big Bang, which he worked on in collaboration with Katholieke Universiteit Leuven’s Professor Thomas Hertog, has been published...

Researchers Find Signs of ‘Time Crystal’ in Ammonium Dihydrogen Phosphate

A team of physicists at Yale University has observed a signature of a discrete time crystal (DTC) in an unexpected place: a crystal of...

Physicists Entangle Two Macroscopic-Scale Objects

Entanglement — an intriguing phenomenon in which two distant objects can manifest correlations, even if they are far away from each other — has...

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