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Hidden Physics Gems at #LINO70

Ben Skuse

Hidden Physics Gems at #LINO70

Several sessions of #LINO70 discussed fundamental questions in Physics.

Quantum Science 101

Ben Skuse

Quantum Science 101

In their Agora Talk the Nobel Laureates William D. Phillips and Serge Haroche gave an insight in the quantum world.

The Molecules That Make Up Our Universe and Ourselves

Meeri Kim

The Molecules That Make Up Our Universe and Ourselves

On Monday, two Nobel Laureates in Chemistry spoke about significant progress made throughout the last four decades by researchers in the field of molecular chemistry.

Hunting for Order in the Cosmic Forest

Ben Skuse

Hunting for Order in the Cosmic Forest

Three sessions during #LINO70 invited the audience to go on a journey through space. Among them the first appearance of 2020 Nobel Laureate in Physics Reinhard Genzel.

Nobel Prize in Physics 2020: Gravity’s Cosmic Crowning Glory – Black Holes

Ben Skuse

Nobel Prize in Physics 2020: Gravity’s Cosmic Crowning Glory – Black Holes

This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics are honouring some of the key pioneers in regard of the research concerning black holes.

White LEDs: When Good Tech is Applied Badly

Ben Skuse

White LEDs: When Good Tech is Applied Badly

How can a technology at least 10 times longer lasting and half as power hungry as its rivals be accused of being eco-unfriendly?

The Darkest Secrets of the Universe: 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics

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The Darkest Secrets of the Universe: 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics

Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel and Andrea M. Ghez were awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Characterising Exoplanets to Understand the Emergence of Life: CHEOPS

Stefanie Unterguggenberger

Characterising Exoplanets to Understand the Emergence of Life: CHEOPS

ESA recently launched CHEOPS, a satellite mission set to improve our understanding of the formation and evolution of exoplanets.

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019: How Batteries Electrified Our World

Kit Chapman

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019: How Batteries Electrified Our World

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 was awarded to John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries”. Therewith, the three laureates laid the foundation of our electrified, mobile, modern world.

Ben Skuse

Nobel Prize in Physics 2019: Hints to Some of Our Deepest Cosmological Questions

This year’s Nobel Prize in Physics recognises three researchers who expanded humanity’s horizons on the grandest of scales, contributing to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and our place within it.

Our Place in the Universe: 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics

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Our Place in the Universe: 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics

James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz were awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Duncan Haldane: Toying with Topology

Ben Skuse

Duncan Haldane: Toying with Topology

This year, Nobel Laureate Duncan Haldane attended the Lindau Meetings for the first time. Science writer Ben Skuse explains the topological concept for which Haldane received the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics.