From analyzing the avocado genome to designing a stingray-inspired space exploration vehicle, here are some highlights from a year of discovery.
As predicted by theorists, experiments show that barium zirconium sulfide thin films hold great promise for solar cells, LEDs.
Supported by a $1 million National Science Foundation grant, the system will spur research and economic development in electronics, quantum computing and more.
The quantum technology advancement could help lead to improvements in computing, data processing.
Physicists manipulate energy valleys in tungsten disulfide, with potential applications in quantum computing.
In a theoretical study, physicists propose that perturbations in the orbit of stars near supermassive black holes could be used to detect wormholes.
Physicists use model systems to explore the forces that may be at play.
Membrane-less organelles, found inside human cells, have a variety of important biological functions, from gene regulation to stress response.