Take 20 scandium atoms, 60 carbon atoms, arrange in a volleyball-shape and, voila!
The quickest way to solve a maze exploits both quantum and classical processes, say physicists who have demonstrated the effect for the first time.
Here's what the president was talking about when he referred to solar liquid fuels in the State of the Union address last night.
Materials scientists have discovered how to make black phosphorus nanosheets in large amounts, heralding a new era of nanoelectronic devices.
The ongoing revolution in image processing has produced yet another way to extract images from a complex environment.
In March, the world’s first electrostatically driven graphene speaker matched or outperformed commercially available earphones.
Honey, I shrunk the Christmas tree ... thankfully Swedish scientists have found a neat way to illuminate it with a laser pulse.
If you're searching for the perfect present for the physicist who has everything, how about a Lego kit for measuring one of the universe's fundamental constants?
Diamonds are a physicist's best friend--when it comes to measuring the tiniest magnetic fields.
The blue LED might save more energy than just about any other technology.