Natural Sciences

Physics - Jul 12
For the first time ever, physicists have managed to take a photo of a strong form of quantum entanglement called Bell entanglement - capturing visual evidence of an elusive phenomenon which a baffled Albert Einstein once called 'spooky action at a distance'. Two particles which interact with each other - like two photons passing through a beam splitter, for example - can sometimes remain connected, instantaneously sharing their physical states no matter how great the distance which separates them.
Physics - Jul 10

A team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, have discovered a new method that could be used to build quantum sensors with ultra-high precision.

Astronomy - Jul 8

Einstein's theory of General Relativity is world famous - but it might not be the only way to explain how gravity works and how galaxies form.

Physics - Jul 8

Researchers have developed world-leading Compound Semiconductor (CS) technology that can drive future high-speed data communications.

Mathematics - Jul 3

Perfumes that use the most popular scents do not always obtain the highest number of ratings, according to an analysis of online perfume reviews. A study of 10,000 perfumes and their online ratings reveals which odours are likely to bring success, with some surprising combinations providing a boost to ratings.