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Geophysics

Behind the dead-water phenomenon

What makes ships mysteriously slow down or even stop as they travel, even though their engines are working properly? This was first observed in 1893 and was described experimentally in 1904 without all the secrets of this "dead water"…

The magnetic history of ice

The findings could help us understand the history of other bodies in our solar system Credit: Weizmann Institute of Science The history of our planet has been written, among other things, in the periodic reversal of its

Get excited by neural networks

Credit: Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo Tokyo, Japan - Researchers at the Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo (UTokyo-IIS) used artificial intelligence to rapidly infer the excited