physics and nanotechnology

Chemistry - Physics - Dec 21, 2018
Chemistry - Physics
Paris, 9 January 2017 To paint quickly while creating exceptional texture and volume effects, J. M. W. Turner and other English artists of his generation relied on the development of innovative gels. All the rage in the 19th century—and still in use today—these compounds alter the properties of the oil paints they are combined with.
Astronomy - Physics - Nov 29, 2018
Astronomy - Physics

Paris, 29 November 2018 Scientists have revealed, for the first time outside our Galaxy, the properties of rapidly moving gas clouds in the immediate vicinity of a super-massive black hole, enabling the mass of the black hole to be measured with unprecedented accuracy.

Astronomy - Physics - Aug 10, 2018
Astronomy - Physics

Parker Solar Probe will soon become the spacecraft to travel the closest to the Sun, by positioning itself a little over 6 million kilometers from our star's surface.

Astronomy - Physics - Jul 17, 2018
Astronomy - Physics

In 2013, ESA's Planck mission unveiled a new image of the cosmos: an all-sky survey of the microwave radiation produced at the beginning of the Universe.

Physics - Innovation - Oct 29, 2018
Physics - Innovation

On October 29, 2018 the European Union announced the projects selected for the FET Flagship on Quantum Technologies , a European research program of unprecedented scope, with funding of one billion euros over ten years.

Astronomy - Physics - Jul 26, 2018
Astronomy - Physics

Observations made with the Very Large Telescope (VLT) of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) have, for the first time, detected the effects of general relativity predicted by Einstein, in the m

Physics - Innovation - Jun 29, 2018
Physics - Innovation

French researchers and Japanese engineers have joined forces to develop a new electron microscope that can scan the properties of matter on very small scales of time and space.