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Rapid Lake Draining on Ice Sheets Changes How Water Moves in Unexpected Ways 01.14.19Science Highlight

Rapid Lake Draining on Ice Sheets Changes How Water Moves in Unexpected Ways

Widespread fracturing during lake drainage triggers vertical shafts to form that affect the Greenland Ice Sheet. Read More »

The Biermann Battery Effect: Spontaneous Generation of Magnetic Fields and Their Severing12.06.18Science Highlight

The Biermann Battery Effect: Spontaneous Generation of Magnetic Fields and Their Severing

The mechanism responsible for creating intense magnetic fields in laser-driven plasmas also helps tear the fields apart. Read More »

Magnetized Plasmas That “Twist Light” Can Produce Powerful Microscopes and More05.04.18Science Highlight

Magnetized Plasmas That “Twist Light” Can Produce Powerful Microscopes and More

A non-twisting laser beam moving through magnetized plasma turns into an optical vortex that traps, rotates, and controls microscopic particles, opening new frontiers in imaging. Read More »

A Game Changer: Protein Clustering Powered by Supercomputers04.23.18Science Highlight

A Game Changer: Protein Clustering Powered by Supercomputers

New algorithm lets biologists harness massively parallel supercomputers to make sense of a “data deluge.” Read More »

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes03.26.18Science Highlight

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes

First demonstration of high-pressure metastability mapping with ultrafast X-ray diffraction shows objects aren’t as large as previously thought. Read More »

Catalysts: High Performance Lies on the Edge 02.28.18Science Highlight

Catalysts: High Performance Lies on the Edge

Iron may be more valuable than platinum. Sometimes. Read More »

02.16.18Science Highlight

Remembering Really Fast

Colossal magnetoresistance at terahertz frequencies in thin composites boosts novel memory devices operated at extremely high speed. Read More »

02.16.18Science Highlight

A Nanowire Array to Screen Drugs for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Engineers develop wires that penetrate neurons and measure their activity. Read More »

02.02.18Science Highlight

Taking Solar Energy to the Edge

Engineered stacked perovskite layers harvest light or create light via layer edges. Read More »

A Rare Quantum State Realized in a New Material01.04.18Science Highlight

A Rare Quantum State Realized in a New Material

A revolutionary material harbors magnetism and massless electrons that travel near the speed of light—for future ultrasensitive, high-efficiency electronics and sensors. Read More »

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