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Ultra-thin sail could speed journey to other star systems  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
A tiny sail made of the thinnest material known—one carbon-atom-thick graphene—has passed initial tests designed to show that it could be a viable material to make solar sails for spacecraft. more
Ultra-thin sail could speed journey to other star systems  ESA · 1 week
A tiny sail made of the thinnest material known – one carbon-atom-thick graphene – has passed initial tests... more
Cold War nuclear tests changed rainfall thousands of miles away  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
It's difficult to imagine quite how alarming it would have been for the world's meteorologists monitoring the atmosphere during the nuclear tests in the 1950s and early 60s.... more
Cold War nuke tests changed rainfall  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Historic records from weather stations show that rainfall patterns in Scotland were affected by charge in the atmosphere released by radiation from nuclear bomb tests carried out in the 1950s and '60s. more
Cold War nuke tests changed rainfall: study  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Nuclear bomb tests during the Cold War may have changed rainfall patterns thousands of miles from the detonation sites, new research has revealed. more
Analysis: We knew the coronavirus was coming, yet we failed 5 critical tests  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
The arrival of COVID-19 has provided a nuclear-level stress test to the American health care system, and our grade isn't pretty: at... more
Catching nuclear smugglers: Fast algorithm could enable cost-effective detectors at borders  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A new algorithm could enable faster, less expensive detection of weapons-grade nuclear materials at borders, quickly differentiating between benign and illicit radiation signatures in the same... more
Catching nuclear smugglers: Fast algorithm could enable cost-effective detectors at borders  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new algorithm could enable faster, less expensive detection of weapons-grade nuclear materials at borders, quickly differentiating between benign and illicit radiation signatures in the same... more
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