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I cup strawberries in my hand under a stream of freezing water
The sun’s heat, stubborn at first, relents and leaves the fruit

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Poetry

China's quantum satellite in big leap

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Micius went up from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in China’s north west

The term “spy satellite” has taken on a new meaning with the successful test of a novel Chinese spacecraft. 1,189 more words

Technology

HOW DOES A SOLAR CELL  WORKS IN DETAIL

A solar panel works by allowing photons, or particles of light, to knock electrons free from atoms, generating a flow of electricity. Solar panels actually comprise many, smaller units called photovoltaic cells. 259 more words

Quantum Nature

Suppose you take a magnetic compass like the one available at your local stationary shop. That is just a little weak magnet suspended on a joint that lets it move around. 1,070 more words

SCience And Technology

Starlight (an acrostic poem)

Standing in a drizzle of ancient photons

Thinking of the vast distances they had traveled

Announcing their presence on my retina

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Acrostic Poem