MagLab/NIH research sheds new light on the formation of harmful structures that can lead to neurodegenerative diseases.
Whiteboard as Canvas
The eyes of an artist reveal the beauty and emotion behind this quintessentially scientific medium. Read more in fields magazine.
New Multifunctional Material Holds Water
A drop of H20 serves as a reversible switch for cobalt-based material, changing both its color and magnetic properties.
New Findings on Quasiparticle Mass Enhancement
The study sheds light on the role of quasiparticle mass enhancement near a quantum critical point in a leading family of high-temperature superconductors.
Exotic Quantum Particle Observed in Bilayer Graphene
Proving a 30-year-old theory called the even-denominator fractional quantum Hall state, the research bolsters the material’s potential for quantum computation.
Heavy Element Defies Simple Quantum Mechanics
Chemists find that the simple theory of quantum mechanics breaks down under the weight of berkelium.
Stuck with Neodymium?
Using high-field electromagnets, scientists explore a promising alternative to widely used, but increasingly expensive, neodymium-based permanent magnets.