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Cooling with the coldest matter in the world - Physicists at the University of Basel have developed a new cooling technique for mechanical quantum systems. Using an ultracold atomic gas, the vibrations of a membrane were cooled down to less than 1 degree above absolute zero. This technique may enable novel studies of quantum physics and precision measurement devices, as the researchers report in the journal Nature Nanotechnology

Study Finds Surprising Benefit of Viral DNA: Fighting Other Viruses

'Glowing' new nanotechnology guides cancer surgery, also kills remaining malignant cells

'Glowing' new nanotechnology guides cancer surgery, also kills remaining malignant cells #NanoTehcnology #STEM #Science

Diamond nanothreads could be the next wonder metamaterial after new research sheds more light #nanothreads #nanotechnology

Mathematicians Bridge the Divide Between Infinity and the Physical World

Mathematicians Bridge the Divide Between Infinity and the Physical World | Lucy Reading-Ikkanda | Credit: for Quanta Magazine | From WIRED.com

Researchers identify a previously unknown developmental cause of diabetes.

Although insulin-producing cells are found in the endocrine tissue of the pancreas, a new mouse study suggests that abnormalities in the exocrine tissue could cause cell non-autonomous effects that promotes diabetes-like ...

(Nature.c/nature/videoarchive) [A picture of health- Nature Video presents four films from the 2014 Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau]

President Obama Wants the U.S. to Build the World’s Fastest Computer

The building of a superior supercomputer in the U.S. would send a clear challenge to China’s dominance in the computing world.