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Today’s physics news: Carbon credits undercut climate change actions says report

By ChrisW | 25 Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carbon credits undercut climate change actions says report The vast majority of carbon credits generated by Russia and Ukraine did not represent cuts in emissions, according to a new study. BBC Image: A coal-fired power plant in Russia. Tim18 / Wikimedia Commons

Today’s physics news: Could this man made wormhole be used as an invisibility cloak?

By ChrisW | 24 Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

Could this man made wormhole be used as an invisibility cloak? Scientists create ‘portal’ that conceals magnetic fields Researchers have built a device that can make magnetic fields invisible  It produces the illusion that a magnetic field has ‘tunnelled’ through space The device proves a theoretical technique for creating magnetic wormholes It could be adapted […]

Today’s physics news: Cassini’s latest photos from Saturn’s moon Dione, plus confirmation of cosmic neutrinos

By ChrisW | 21 Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Farewell Dione! Cassini reveals spectacular views of Saturn’s moon during its final approach to the icy world Spacecraft passed 295 miles (474km) above Dione’s surface at 11:33am PDT (2:33pm EDT) on August 17 This was the mission’s last close approach to the icy world aimed at analysing Dione’s interior structure Two of the new […]

Today’s physics news: Carbon nanofibres made from CO2 in the air

By ChrisW | 20 Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Carbon nanofibres made from CO2 in the air Scientists in the US have found a way to take carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air and make carbon nanofibres, a valuable manufacturing material. BBC  

Today’s physics news: thought-controlled exoskeletons, perfect shapes, and more

By ChrisW | 18 Aug, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Researchers demonstrate thought-controlled exoskeleton The Engineer Scientists have developed a brain-computer control interface for a lower limb exoskeleton by decoding specific brain signals. Mathematicians find new ‘perfect shape’ that solves one of their most complex problems Mail Online    The pentagon can tile a floor without overlapping or leaving any gaps    It is […]

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