Archive for August, 2017

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2017

Sunday, August 20th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, last but not least, 2017.

First Object Teleported from Earth to Orbit
Mathematical Model Reveals the Patterns of How Innovations Arise
Experts Predict When Artificial Intelligence Will Exceed Human Performance
Mind-Reading Algorithms Reconstruct What You’re Seeing Using Brain-Scan Data
First Quantum-Secured Blockchain Technology Tested in Moscow

The Truth about China’s Cash-for-Publication Policy

The Cryptocurrency Market Is Growing Exponentially
The Trillion Internet Observations Showing How Global Sleep Patterns Are Changing

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2016

Saturday, August 19th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2016.

Data Mining Reveals the Four Urban Conditions That Create Vibrant City Life

Deep Neural Network Learns to Judge Books by Their Covers
How an Algorithm Learned to Identify Depressed Individuals by Studying Their Instagram Photos

How Data Mining Reveals the World’s Healthiest Cuisines

How Tinder “Feedback Loop” Forces Men and Women into Extreme Strategies
How Vector Space Mathematics Reveals the Hidden Sexism in Language

Neural Network Learns to Identify Criminals by Their Faces

Physicists Create World’s First Time Crystal
The Curious Link Between the Fly-By Anomaly and the “Impossible” EmDrive Thruster

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2015

Friday, August 18th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2015.

Data Mining Reveals the Extent of China’s Ghost Cities
Data Mining Indian Recipes Reveals New Food Pairing Phenomenon

Wikipedia-Mining Algorithm Reveals World’s Most Influential Universities
Data Mining Reveals How Smiling Evolved During a Century of Yearbook Photos

The Social-Network Illusion That Tricks Your Mind

Why Self-Driving Cars Must Be Programmed to Kill
Spiders Ingest Nanotubes, Then Weave Silk Reinforced with Carbon
Deep Learning Machine Beats Humans in IQ Test

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2014

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2014.

How the Internet Is Taking Away America’s Religion

Google’s Secretive DeepMind Startup Unveils a “Neural Turing Machine”How the Friendship Paradox Makes Your Friends Better Than You Are

First Graphene Audio Speaker Easily Outperforms Traditional Designs

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2013

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2013.

Edit Wars Reveal The 10 Most Controversial Topics on Wikipedia

World’s First Digital Laser Designed and Built in Africa
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10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2012

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2012.

PlaceRaider: The Military Smartphone Malware Designed to Steal Your Life
First Teleportation from One Macroscopic Object to Another
Room Temperature Superconductivity Found in Graphite Grains
The Measurement That Would Reveal The Universe As A Computer Simulation

When a Jet Hits a Soap Film

Chinese Physicists Smash Distance Record For Teleportation
Mathematicians Solve Minimum Sudoku Problem

How to Build a Speech-Jamming Gun

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 201

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2010.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2011.

Atmosphere Above Japan Heated Rapidly Before M9 Earthquake

Billion-Ton Comet May Have Missed Earth by a Few Hundred Kilometers in 1883
New Type Of Entanglement Allows ‘Teleportation in Time,’ Say Physicists
First Demonstration of Time Cloaking
How To Turn A Laser Into A Tractor Beam

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2010

Monday, August 14th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old today. Over the next few days, we’ll be celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2007.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2010.

Benford’s Law And A Theory of Everything
White Holes And Kitchen Sinks
Time Likely To End Within Earth’s Lifespan, Say Physicists
Physicist Discovers How to Teleport Energy
Astronomers Find First Evidence of Other Universes

Microbial Life Found in Hydrocarbon Lake

Gravity Emerges from Quantum Information, Say Physicists
Why Our Universe Must Have Been Born Inside a Black Hole
Big Bang Abandoned in New Model of the Universe
The Death of Nemesis: The Sun’s Distant, Dark Companion

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2009

Sunday, August 13th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old today. Over the next few days, we’ll be celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2007.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old and we’re celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2009.

Human eye could detect spooky action at a distance

Black holes from the LHC could survive for minutes

10 years of the Physics arXiv Blog: 2008

Saturday, August 12th, 2017
The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old today. Over the next few days, we’ll be celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.
Today, 2007.

The Physics arXiv Blog is 10 years old today. Over the next few days, we’ll be celebrating by publishing links to the top stories from each year of its existence.

Today, 2008.

Cloaking objects at a distance
Quantum communication: when 0 + 0 is not equal to 0
Do nuclear decay rates depend on our distance from the sun?
Feline ballistics
First superheavy element found in nature
Rubik’s cube proof cut to 25 moves
First test of exotic space thruster ends in explosion
Forget black holes, could the LHC trigger a “Bose supernova”?