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Learning The Elements Cartoon Style

Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book.
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Speed of Light May Not Be Fixed

Two forthcoming European Physical Journal D papers challenge established wisdom about the nature of vacuum.
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Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms

New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale.
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Scientists Re-confirm Discovery Of Higgs-Boson

Scientists at CERN have finished reviewing their data, and can now confirm they have discovered the Higgs-boson.
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Atom Smasher Collides Particles at Record Energies

Physicists have started running the world's largest particle accelerator at a new record energy and taking the first data from these ultra-powerful collisions.
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New Boson Discovered. It is Higgs?

Breaking news from CERN!
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First Images of Atoms Moving in a Molecule

Ohio State University researchers have captured the first-ever images of atoms moving within a molecule using a novel technique that turns one of the molecules own electrons into a kind of flash bulb. The technique has yielded a new way of imaging molecul
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Two-Dimensional Glass

In the production a graphene, a sheet of glass only 3 atoms think has been made.
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Periodic Table Of Videos

A page with a video for each of the elements on the periodic table.
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Paul Dirac: Unsung Hero

Paul Dirac concluded that each electron had an "anti-particle". The two could be created or destroyed in matching pairs. Dirac had predicted the existence of anti-matter, which makes up, at least in principle, half the universe.
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