Month: March 2021

IMAGE: Modeling the behavior of 2D materials under pressure view more  Credit: ACS Nano (2021). DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.0c10609 Scientists from the Skoltech Center for Energy Science and Technology (CEST) have developed a method for modeling the behavior of 2D materials under pressure. The research will help create pressure sensors based on silicene or other 2D materials. The
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And just like that – here comes spring. Amazon Prime‘s list of new releases for April 2021 isn’t as cheery as one would expect from the sunny season. But perhaps that’s by design – you should be outside anyway! Amazon’s most prominent original series for April 2021 is undoubtedly Them from multi-hyphenate Lena Waithe. This
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While the first day of spring technically belongs to March, everyone knows that it kicks into high gear in April. To celebrate the changing of the seasons, Hulu is finally bringing back its signature original series for April 2021. Season 4 of the multiple Emmy award-winning The Handmaid’s Tale premieres on April 28. It’s been
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The second season of the fantasy series, A Discovery Of Witches, will soon be available to take home on digital, DVD and Blu-ray and to celebrate we have two sets of Blu-rays to give away! <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”>&#65279;</span> The brand new second season of A Discovery Of Witches sees
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IMAGE: Eric Decker, professor of food science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, received two lifetime achievement awards. view more  Credit: UMass Amherst Eric Decker, professor of food science, has recently received the two top awards in his field – the American Oil Chemists’ Society’s (AOCS) Supelco/Nicholas Pelick Research Award and the Institute of Food Technologist’s
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This Supergirl review contains spoilers Supergirl Season 6 Episode 1 Supergirl is back for one last season, and they’re making it count. Kara and friends returned to finish out last season’s cliffhangers, including Brainy fighting for his life, Lex superpowering himself thanks to Leviathan, and Andrea Rojas’s life in shambles. This episode packs just about every kind
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Set 1902, Adler follows Jane Eyre, who has been wounded in the Boer War, and has returned to a London transmogrified by emerging modernity. An old friend, the glamorous inventor Lady Havisham, introduces her to the American adventuress Irene Adler, and the two seek lodging together. But Adler is engaged in a brutal secret war
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IMAGE: Schematic illustration of the optical response of a dense atomic medium seen by traditional theories vs. the RG theory view more  Credit: ICFO Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon cover, voted the greatest classical rock album of all time, intended to portray the prism and dispersion of light into a rainbow as a certain
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HARWELL, UK (30 March 2021) The Faraday Institution has announced a £22.6m commitment to build on its momentum in four key research challenges: extending battery life, battery modelling, recycling and reuse and solid-state batteries. In doing so, and by strengthening the organisation’s commercialisation team and strategy, it is further focusing on those areas of battery
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From Among Us to Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, check out the best video games young kids can play. “With each passing year, the idea that video games are only for children becomes an increasingly alien concept. Today’s biggest hits are mature, not just in their levels of copious violence, but also in their attempts to
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Following their literally explosive introduction in the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Clone Force 99, a.k.a. the Bad Batch, will soon step into the spotlight in Lucasfilm’s animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which will be launching exclusively on Disney+ later this spring. Check out the artwork (above) and the brand-new trailer
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IMAGE: (a) Change in sheet resistance (electrical resistivity per unit area of material surface)–an indicator of a superconducting transition–as a function of temperature and magnetic field. (b) Change in critical magnetic… view more  Credit: NIMS Superconductivity is known to be easily destroyed by strong magnetic fields. NIMS, Osaka University and Hokkaido University have jointly discovered that
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Ever since Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures announced they were building a “MonsterVerse,” this is the fight everyone’s been waiting for: Godzilla vs. Kong. Fire meets fur. As the undisputedly most popular monsters in movie history, King Kong and Godzilla are responsible for the entire idea of a “kaiju versus” film thanks to their first
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Directed by Jennifer Sheridan and written by Matt Stokoe Rose: A Love Story is a chilling horror thriller which follows Rose, who lives in seclusion with her husband and gripped by a violent, terrifying illness. However, the arrival of a stranger shatters the fragile refuge they have built… Starring Sophie Rundle (Peaky Blinders, Jamestown, Bodyguard) and Matt
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IMAGE: from left: The physicists Gerald Kothleitner (TU Graz), Ulrich Hohenester (Uni Graz) and Georg Haberfehlner (TU Graz), together with French experts, have succeeded for the first time in visualizing temporal… view more  Credit: Lunghammer – TU Graz Whether for microscopy, data storage or sensor technology, many advanced technological applications that require specific functions rely on
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