Fastest path for light

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Nitrogen Triiodide is a contact explosive that is stable when wet but is extremely sensitive when dry. Touching it with a feather will cause it to explode.

Nitrogen Triiodide is a contact explosive that is stable when wet but is extremely sensitive when dry. Touching it with a feather will cause it to blow up. Read more »

Researchers measure near-perfect performance in low-cost semiconductors

A close-up artist’s making of quantum dots giving off light they have actually taken in. Credit: Ella Marushchenko Tiny, easy-to-produce particles, called quantum dots, might quickly replace more costly... Read more »

Blast with flames after man triesto inflate a tire with a liquid fire.

Blast with flames after man triesto inflate a tire with a liquid fire. Read more »

Aperture grating microscope photographs aluminum nuclei and electrons

Aperture grating microscope photographs aluminum nuclei and electrons Read more »

Man is reminded of Newton’s 3rd Law in a painful way (xpost r/idiotsfightingthings)

Man is reminded of Newton’s 3rd Law in a painful way (xpost r/idiotsfightingthings) Read more »

Luminol potion reaction

Luminol potion reaction Read more »

Investigating the motility of swimming Euglena

Credit: Noselli et al. Some types of Euglenids, a varied household of water unicellular organisms, can carry out large-amplitude, elegantly collaborated body contortions. Although this habits has actually been... Read more »

US navy jet breaks speed of sound flying past aircraft carrier

US navy jet breaks speed of sound flying past aircraft carrier Read more »

Shooting a laser into beer knocks the CO2 out of suspension.

Shooting a laser into beer knocks the CO2 out of suspension. Read more »