Tag Archives: Physical sciences

13May/22

How we captured first image of the supermassive black hole at centre of the Milky Way

Derek Ward-Thompson, University of Central Lancashire

Black holes are among the most profound predictions of Einstein’s theory of general relativity. Originally studied as a mere mathematical consequence of the theory rather than as physically relevant objects, they soon became thought of as generic and sometimes inevitable outcomes of the gravitational collapse that initially forms a galaxy.

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25Jan/22

Acteev® and Coalatree Launch Zinc-Powered Sun Shirt at 2022 Outdoor Retailer Winter Show

Acteev and Coalatree will launch the Suray Sun Shirt, a zinc-powered shirt designed to fight unwanted odors and the sun’s damaging rays, at the 2022 Outdoor Retailer Winter Show. It is the first of many new Acteev-based outdoor applications coming in 2022. Continue reading

30Nov/21

Leading Beer Brand, Corona, Announces Plans For A Natural Island Destination That Celebrates Its 100% Natural Ingredients

Today, Corona announced Corona Island, a unique destination for visitors to disconnect from the everyday and reconnect with the natural world. Slated to open in late Spring 2022 in the heart of the Caribbean Sea, Corona Island will be a magical destination centered around sustainability and is striving to become “Blue Verified” by Oceanic Global as part of the international NGO’s rigorous Blue Standard program. Continue reading

10Sep/21

Spaghetti Served at CERN

A group of scientists from NUST MISIS has developed a new technology for the production of an absorber for the electromagnetic particle calorimeter for the LHCb experiment at CERN (Geneva, Switzerland). The purpose of the experiment is to explain and understand why antimatter disappeared during the evolution of the Universe. The unique properties of a special lead-antimony alloy and a cassette technology for replacing light-emitting fibers will allow meeting strict technical requirements, simplifying maintenance and extending the life of the calorimeter. Continue reading

20Aug/21

LG Energy Solution and Vistra Corp. Celebrate the Installation of the World’s Largest Battery Energy Storage System at Moss Landing Media Day Event

LG Energy Solution, South Korea’s leading manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries, and Vistra Corp. celebrated the completion of the 400MW/1.6GWh Vistra Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility in Monterey County, CA, at a Media Day on 19 August, 2021. Representatives from California ISO, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Vistra, Burns & McDonnell and LG Energy Solution as well as federal, state, and local elected officials and business leaders attended the event as guests and speakers for a ribbon-cutting ceremony, news conference, and site tours. Continue reading

08Feb/21

AETA – A Revolutionary Breakthrough in the Forecasting of Earthquakes

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, a research team from Peking University began working on a system designed to forecast earthquakes days before they occur with promisingly accurate results. People have begun moving into the digital world of harnessing big data and training AI to greatly assist mankind. Continue reading

15Nov/16

The super moon rising over New York City

From Beijing to Berlin, star gazers admired the supermoon – the largest, brightest full moon in nearly seven decades – as it made its way across the skies. Continue reading

05Oct/16

Molecular machines drive Nobel chemistry prize

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