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Volume 11, Number 17
April 23, 2012


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

Dark matter
Relative motion of the solar system
Star-forming regions
Simulation of CP violation

Technology

Quantum computing

Life sciences

Cambrian explosion

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

'Cocktail party' effect

Health and medicine



Physical sciences


Dark matter

References:
  1. April 18, 2012 - Serious Blow to Dark Matter Theories? - also here
  2. April 19, 2012 - Has Dark Matter Gone Missing?
  3. April 19, 2012 - Survey finds no hint of dark matter near Solar System
  4. April 19, 2012 - Dark Matter Is Missing in Sun's Neighborhood?
  5. April 20, 2012 - Nearby dark-matter-free zone poses cosmic conundrum
  6. April 20, 2012 - Dark matter search turns up empty
  7. May 1, 2012 - Dark-Matter Mystery: Why Are 400 Stars Moving as if There's Nothing There?
Background


Relative motion of the solar system

References:
  1. April 18, 2012 - The earth is not at rest
Background


Star-forming regions

References:
  1. April 20, 2012 - Hubble Peeks inside a Stellar Cloud
Background


Simulation of CP violation

References:
  1. April 20, 2012 - Supercomputers provide new insight into charge-parity violation
Background



Technology


Quantum computing

References:
  1. April 19, 2012 - Entangled two-spin qubits
Background



Life sciences


Cambrian explosion

References:
  1. April 18, 2012 - Evidence for a geologic trigger of the Cambrian explosion
Background, Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


'Cocktail party' effect

References:
  1. April 18, 2012 - 'Cocktail party effect' identified in the brain
  2. April 18, 2012 - Brain discards voices to cope with cocktail party
Background



Health and medicine


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