• Super, triple twisted

    New three-layer system opens door for high-temperature superconductors.

    American physicists have made another advance in superconductor development, building on existing knowledge to create...

    Core Sciences February 5, 2021
  • Superconductor happy at room temperature

    Physics first achieved under great pressure.

    US physicists have created a material that appears to conduct electricity with perfect efficiency at 15 degrees Celsi...

    Core Sciences October 16, 2020
  • Quantum pancake clues to better electronics

    Anomaly suggests a way forward for superconductors.

    An experiment with a cloud of ultracold atoms squashed into a quantum pancake has revealed never-before seen quantum ...

    Physics September 24, 2018
  • Superfluid storm erupts

    A superfluid stirred never stops. Everyone knows, right? Wrong.

    One of the major discoveries of the last century of physics has been flipped on its head. Scientists have discovered ...

    Physics March 28, 2017
  • The super science of superconductors

    Superconductors finding more uses for modern technology.

    What are superconductors? All the electronic devices around you – your phone, your computer, even your bedside lamp –...

    Physics May 30, 2016
  • World’s smelliest superconductor

    Rotten egg gas has the physics world excited.

    Hydrogen sulfide, the molecule that gives rotten eggs their gag-inducing smell, can perfectly conduct electricity at ...

    Physics March 29, 2016