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Milky Way's halo of heated gases that helps form planets, is filled with residues from dead stars
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Milky Way's halo of heated gases that helps form planets, is filled with residues from dead stars

The observation was possible because of the works of a minisatellite called HaloSat that was launched from the ISS in 2018.

Antimatter particles make waves in the physics community after double-slit study
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Antimatter particles make waves in the physics community after double-slit study

Antimatter particles showed patterns only waves do when subjected to the double-slit experiment.

CERN's LHCb experiment hints at why universe has more matter than antimatter
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CERN's LHCb experiment hints at why universe has more matter than antimatter

The LHCb experiment has observed an anomaly in particles made of charm quarks for the first time.

Excitonium is the newest form of matter discovered; it was in the realm of theory for nearly 50 years
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Excitonium is the newest form of matter discovered; it was in the realm of theory for nearly 50 years

Until now, scientists have not had the experimental tools to positively distinguish whether what looked like excitonium was not, in fact, a Peierls phase.

Researchers get first glimpse of electrons escaping atoms, paving the way for creating new states of matter
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Researchers get first glimpse of electrons escaping atoms, paving the way for creating new states of matter

The scientists used a method called Reconstruction of Attosecond Beating By Interfering Two-photon Transitions (RABBIT) for observing the electron.

Scientists finally crack source and formation of antimatter in the Milky Way
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Scientists finally crack source and formation of antimatter in the Milky Way

Scientists have solved the mystery behind how most of the antimatter in the Milky Way forms.

Scientists identify a thermonuclear supernova as the origin of antimatter in the Milky Way
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Scientists identify a thermonuclear supernova as the origin of antimatter in the Milky Way

The center of the Milky Way galaxy has been a known source of strong gamma rays since the 1970s, indicating the presence of antimatter.

MIT researchers have created a new form of matter, called a supersolid
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MIT researchers have created a new form of matter, called a supersolid

Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a new form of matter in the lab with apparently contradictory properties.

Berkeley scientists unveil new form of matter known as time crystals
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Berkeley scientists unveil new form of matter known as time crystals

In a research paper, Norman Yao, a UC Berkeley assistant physics professor has described a new form of matter known as time crystals.

New microscope to replace X-ray glasses, say scientists
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New microscope to replace X-ray glasses, say scientists

A bunch of physicists at the University of California have achieved the unthinkable.