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Professor Christopher R Hill FlnstP (1929-2024)

‘Kit’ Hill spent almost 50 years as a physicist working in medicine and biology.…

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Speedy stars point to intermediate-mass black hole in globular cluster

Hubble observation is best evidence yet for an elusive class of black holes…

Filtered topic Condensed matter
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Spin-ice superconductors display magnetic nonreciprocity

New structure could be used to make magnetic-field-driven superconducting diodes for low-energy-consumption electronic devices…

Filtered topic Medical physics
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Lung images reveal how breathing distribution differs between the sexes

Electrical impedance tomography data demonstrate that ventilation is more evenly distributed in women than in men…

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Bell Burnell Graduate Scholarship Fund hits £1m

Over £1m of an innovative fund has been awarded to support people from underrepresented groups in physics research. …

Filtered topic Astronomy and space
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Scientists create space plasmas at CERN

Producing fast-moving "fireballs" in the lab could shed light on processes in extreme astrophysical emissions…

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Quantum-entangled photons are super-sensitive to Earth’s rotation

Sagnac interferometer experiment prepares the ground for testing the effects of gravity on quantum states…

Filtered topic Quantum
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Inverse Mpemba effect seen in a trapped-ion qubit

Quantum coherence and interference affect how qubits warm up…