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Violent helium reaction on white dwarf surface triggers supernova explosion
5-October-2017

An international research team has used the Hyper Suprime-Cam on the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii to find a Type Ia supernova not long after its explosion. They are the first to find solid evidence about what triggered the star to explode, which will contribute to a further understanding of supernova history and behavior.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) Category: Science
 
Good vibrations for the future of computing
3-October-2017

A vibration-driven logic gate could form the basis for the next generation of efficient, low-power computers.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
Red Sea gene pool follows water flow
3-October-2017

Satellite imagery shows how currents shape the Red Sea ecosystem.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
A radical solution comes from mixing tools
3-October-2017

The molten surface of a sodium-based material could assist the direct conversion of methane to useful building blocks.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Perception and Opinions of Antarctic Values among Malaysian Working Adults
2-October-2017

Researchers at the University of Malaya, Malaysia, investigated the perceptions of Antarctic values among Malaysian working adults, contributing to the overall strategies and policies as well as regional-based future planning especially in education and public awareness.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: People
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