India intends to host the third detector in a U.S.-based array known as the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced on 3 February at the Indian Science Congress in Jammu.
New fusion experiments at the National Ignition Facility break energy records but are still a long way from ignition.
The troubled National Ignition Facility finally produces some encouraging results
Scientists using the ALMA telescope have filled in a gap in knowledge about how stars form
Scientist will consider new strategy for the European particle physics labs' long-term future
A Chinese-led team is planning a mammoth neutrino detector, meant to capture enough neutrinos from nearby nuclear reactors to determine which of the three known flavors of neutrinos are heavier or lighter.
Growing crystals on curved surfaces changes their shape
Prime minister announces plans for major new facility
Study of building blocks of nuclear matter limits possibilities for new particles
Peanut-shaped Itokawa is an unusual object
Today's New Madrid quakes aren't aftershocks of 1811 to 1812 temblors
320,000 cosmic ray measurements become otherworldly duet
Research could lead to future of space telescopes
Scientists find a way to separate an object from its physical property
Brightening sun will extinguish all life—but hundreds of millions of years later than predicted
Researchers create transparent surface that displays video
Precision sensors made from carbon nanotubes mimic animal whiskers
Editors dispute allegations of "nepotistic" reviews
A new technique for calculating the masses of extrasolar planets is beginning to bear fruit.
Cosmic beast—invisible at x-ray wavelengths—caught sneaking around fast-spinning star
Physicists debunk explanation for counterintuitive display
A pulsar in orbit with two other stars—the first trio of its kind ever discovered—could soon be used to put Einstein's theory of gravity to an unprecedented test.
As the new year dawned, nuclear fusion researchers in the European Union woke to a new funding system aimed at sharpening their focus on generating energy.
Device is a new contender for storing renewable power in the electric utility grid
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