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Australian and German researchers have collaborated to develop a genetic algorithm to confirm the rejection of classical notions of causality.Dr Alberto Peruzzo from RMIT University in Melbourne said: "Bell's theorem excludes classical concepts of …
Australian and German researchers have collaborated to develop a genetic algorithm to confirm the rejection of classical notions of causality.…
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NASA's Dawn spacecraft is preparing to observe Ceres on April 29 from an "opposition" position, directly between the dwarf planet's mysterious Occator Crater and the sun. This unique geometry may yield new insights about the bright …
NASA's Dawn spacecraft is preparing to observe Ceres on April 29 from an "opposition" position, directly between the dwarf planet's mysterious …
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In the case of solar system bodies passing close to the sun, there are two important effects playing a crucial role in the orbital evolution. One of the effects is from the general relativity and …
In the case of solar system bodies passing close to the sun, there are two important effects playing a crucial …
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Large and small scale solar eruptions might all be triggered by a single process, according to new research that leads to better understanding of the Sun's activity.Researchers at Durham University, UK, and NASA's Goddard …
Large and small scale solar eruptions might all be triggered by a single process, according to new research that leads …
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Paleontologists at the University of Toronto (U of T) and the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) have uncovered a new fossil species that sheds light on the origin of mandibulates, the most abundant and diverse group …
Paleontologists at the University of Toronto (U of T) and the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) have uncovered a new fossil …
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Physicists at the University of California, Irvine and elsewhere have fabricated new two-dimensional quantum materials with breakthrough electrical and magnetic attributes that could make them building blocks of future quantum computers and other advanced electronics.…
Physicists at the University of California, Irvine and elsewhere have fabricated new two-dimensional quantum materials with breakthrough electrical and magnetic …
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It's the ultimate chicken-or-egg conundrum: What was the "mother" molecule that led to the formation of life? And how did it replicate itself? One prominent school of thought proposes that RNA is the answer to …
It's the ultimate chicken-or-egg conundrum: What was the "mother" molecule that led to the formation of life? And how did …
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Produce and detect gravitational fields at will using magnetic fields, control them for studying them, work with them to produce new technologies -- it sounds daring, but Prof. André Füzfa of Namur University has …
Produce and detect gravitational fields at will using magnetic fields, control them for studying them, work with them to produce …
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Further evidence of the existence of dark matter – the mysterious substance that is believed to hold the Universe together – has been produced by Cosmologists at Durham University.Using sophisticated computer modelling techniques, the research team …
Further evidence of the existence of dark matter – the mysterious substance that is believed to hold the Universe together – has …
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The most comprehensive study on the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 2003, has found that they most likely evolved from an ancestor in Africa …
The most comprehensive study on the bones of Homo floresiensis, a species of tiny human discovered on the Indonesian island …
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