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Has physicist's gravity theory solved 'impossible' dark energy riddle?

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Prof Claudia de Rham's ‘massive gravity' theory could explain why universe expansion is accelerating Cosmologists don't enter their profession to tackle the easy questions, but...
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Hardcore football fans experience intense levels of physical stress during matches

1 day ago   |   Oxford University

Fans who are ‘fused' with their team are more likely to experience intense - potentially dangerous - levels of stress while watching live football.
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The Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing appoint Professor Qi-Kun Xue as chief scientific advisor for China

1 day ago   |   STM

The Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing are pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Qi-Kun Xue as chief scientific advisor for China. In the newly created role...
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IOP Publishing signs new OA agreements with Dutch universities

1 day ago   |   STM

Researchers from four institutions in the Netherlands will soon benefit from unlimited open access publishing in IOP Publishing journals. The move is the result of a series of...
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‘Traumatic as hell': Patients describe what it's like to be restrained in the ER

1 day ago   |   STAT

Sometimes, in especially intense moments in the emergency room, a staffer might have to take the drastic step of physically restraining a patient who is in mental health...
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Rashba-like dispersion in buckled square lattices

2 days ago   |   Harvard

AS Rodin, PZ Hanakata, A Carvalho, HS Park, DK Campbell, and AH Castro Neto. 2017. “ Rashba-like dispersion in buckled square lattices .” Physical Review B, 96, 11, Pp. 115450.
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Local variation of fragility and glass transition temperature of ultra-thin supported polymer films

3 days ago   |   Harvard   |   2 articles

Paul Z Hanakata, Jack F Douglas, and Francis W Starr. 2012. “ Local variation of fragility and glass transition temperature of ultra-thin supported polymer films .” The Journal...
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Polarization and valley switching in monolayer group-IV monochalcogenides

3 days ago   |   Harvard

Paul Z Hanakata, Alexandra Carvalho, David K Campbell, and Harold S Park. 2016. “ Polarization and valley switching in monolayer group-IV monochalcogenides .” Physical Review...
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A unifying framework to quantify the effects of substrate interactions, stiffness, and roughness on the dynamics of thin supported polymer films

3 days ago   |   Harvard

Paul Z Hanakata, Beatriz A Pazmiño Betancourt, Jack F Douglas, and Francis W Starr. 2015. “ A unifying framework to quantify the effects of substrate interactions, stiffness...
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How Einstein's 'biggest blunder' was proved right after discovery rewrote rules of physics

How Einstein's 'biggest blunder' was proved right after discovery rewrote rules of physics

3 days ago   |   Daily Express

A SCIENTIST made a “strange discovery” in 1988, plunging him into a “cloud of fog” as it challenged everything cosmologists thought they knew about the universe, but it may...
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