Month: May 2021

Laser experiments suggest helium rain is falling on Jupiter

Helium rains may fall on Jupiter. At the pressures and temperatures present in the gas giant, the hydrogen and helium that make up most of its atmosphere do not mix, according to laboratory experiments reported on May 27. Nature. This…

Researchers design new experiments to map and test the quantum domain – Harvard Gazette

In their study published in Nature, Ni and his team set out to identify all the possible outcomes of the energy state, start to finish, of a reaction between two molecules of potassium and rubidium, a reaction more complex than…

X-ray experiments and machine learning innovation could reduce years of battery R&D

Engineer Bruis van Vlijmen works inside Battery Informatics Lab 1070 at Arrillaga Science Center, Bldg. 57. Credit: Jacqueline Orrell / SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory An X-ray instrument from the Berkeley Lab contributed to a battery study that used an innovative…

An IPS officer who loved his physics experiments

B. Prasada Rao dies of cardiac arrest in the United States Many IPS officers who served as police commissioners in the city stand out in their own right, but Bayyarapu Prasada Rao was different from the rest. Born September 11,…