We are curious because curiosity gave our ancestors an evolutionary advantage: curious people knew where there were dangers, where to … More

Nobel Prizes for Physics and Chemistry 2009

This year’s prizes for Physics and Chemistry highlight how today’s research underpins tomorrow’s technologies and the complex inter-dependencies of different fields of science

Micro Cryogenic Coolers (MCC)

A lot of the really interesting phenomena in Condensed Matter Physics only take place at very low temperatures, e.g. superconductivity. … More