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From Ethan Siegel
Aug 31, 2016
Artist’s impression of a young star surrounded by a protoplanetary disk. Image credit: ESO/L. Calçada.
When you observe a distant star, you expect its brightness to be something that’s fairly uniform. 1,229 more words
August 31, 2016
Method Gives Scientists New Ways to Study Rapid Nuclear Motions in Nature’s Light-dependent Processes
Using SLAC’s instrument for ultrafast electron diffraction (UED), researchers were able to directly see the motions of atomic nuclei in vibrating molecules for the first time. 1,172 more words