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Scientists accidentally turn pollution into renewable energy

Scientists have accidentally discovered a way to reverse the combustion process, turning carbon dioxide back into a fuel.<p>Researchers at the Oak Ridge …

Carbon Dioxide

Viewpoint: Relaxons Heat Up Thermal Transport

Author(s): Alan McGaugheyA recasting of the theory that underlies thermal transport in electrical insulators relies on new vibrational modes called …

NASA launches ‘Armageddon’ mission to land on huge asteroid which could hit Earth

The Hollywood film Armageddon became reality this week (minus Bruce Willis) – as NASA launched a mission to land on an asteroid which could hit Earth.<p>…

University of Florida

Wer schwimmt denn da?

Soft-Robotik Wer schwimmt denn da?<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 15.07.2016-09:49<p>Roboter sind auf dem Vormarsch: Sie springen, rennen fliegen und schwimmen …

Water waves travel back in time to retrace their ripples

Nudge your bath tub just right and you might end up reversing time.<p>Don’t worry – you won’t end up wet, naked and without a towel in the Cretaceous …

Scientists Have Built a Microbial Fuel Cell That Runs Without External Power

Microbes that poop electricity could be the next batteries.<p>For the first time, scientists have built a microbial fuel cell that produces an …

Brexit's Impact Stretches From Deep Space To Nuclear Fusion

The U.K.'s fraught decision to exit the European Union was motivated by everyday issues such as trade and immigration. But its impact could soon be felt in some of Europe's most esoteric locales — like particle accelerators.<p>That's because scientists in Europe pool their resources to build …

Scientists Are Trying to Make Nuclear Fusion With Frickin' Lasers

Big science is really small. In Central Europe, a 17-mile loop looks for subatomic particles. In Washington and Louisiana, massive L-shaped detectors …

Physics

Physicists Say They've Figured Out How to 'See' Inside a Black Hole

What lies beyond the event horizon.<p>Physicists have come up with a new way to predict what lies beyond the event horizon of a black hole, and it could …

Physicists measured something new in the radioactive decay of neutrons - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

A physics experiment performed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has enhanced scientists' understanding of how free …

Earth - There are microbes that eat and poo nothing but electricity

Some microbes have developed the ultimate stripped-down diet. They do not bother with food or oxygen. All they need to survive is pure electrical energy.<p>They often live in muddy seabeds or along the banks of rivers. Finding them is easy: biologists can coax them out of hiding by sticking an …

” The Bionic Leaf ” Mimics The Photosynthesis and Converts Solar Energy Into Chemical Energy or Liquid Fuel

Innovation in science hits us as researchers from Harvard University have created what they are calling the ‘bionic leaf.‘ This amazing invention is …

Scientists just confirmed there's a second layer of information hidden in our DNA

That's something biologists have known for years, and they've even been able to figure out some of the proteins responsible for folding up DNA. But now a group of physicists have been able to demonstrate for the first time through simulations how this hidden information controls our evolution.<p>Let's …

Gott und Teufel

Um die Ecke denken, kombinieren, Informationen neu sortieren - all das brauchen Sie zum Lösen der vierten Aufgabe, in der es um Arme, Reiche und das …

Why does E=mc^2?

Einstein’s most famous equation didn’t have to be this way, but it is, all the same.<p><i>“Science is global. Einstein’s equation, E=mc^2, has to reach</i> …

Physics

Brennende Seile

Bei dieser Aufgabe müssen Sie umdenken: Zwei Seile brennen ungleichmäßig ab, insgesamt aber jeweils genau 60 Minuten. Wie stoppt man damit 45 Minuten?<p>…