News - 8 Dec 2009
A bull's-eye in the hunt for planets: astronomers at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy have discovered and directly imaged a faint celestial body that orbits the star GJ 758. Its mass is...
News - 5 Jun 2009
A team of physicists and engineers at Bristol University has demonstrated exquisite control of single particles of light - photons - on a silicon chip to make a major advance towards long-sought-after...
Article - 9 Dec 2021
UpNano, an Austrian company specialized in high-precision optical 3D printing, has developed two additive manufacturing materials suitable for use with its two-photon polymerization 3D printing...
News - 6 Mar 2008
The Large Binocular Telescope on Mount Graham, Ariz., has taken celestial images using its twin side-by-side, 8.4-meter (27.6 foot) primary mirrors together, achieving first "binocular"...
News - 13 Nov 2007
SURFnet, a global leader in advanced network research, is enhancing the collaborative powers of academics at universities and higher education institutions in The Netherlands using a Nortel...
TheiXon EMCCD cameras are scientific digital cameras particularly designed to drive the absolute best from EMCCD technology.
News - 25 Nov 2015
Months of research and preparation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields paid off for three students named National Finalists in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science...
Article - 16 Oct 2023
Wavefront analysis is used extensively to measure and characterize the wavefront of light beams in different applications, including optical testing, microscopy, and high-resolution imaging. This...
Article - 22 Aug 2022
US President Joe Biden unveiled the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) in July 2022. The joint NASA, ESA, and CSA mission is building on the success of previous space telescopes –...
Article - 22 Sep 2021
Arctic sea ice levels are often considered as one of the key indicators of our changing climate. A new NASA mission, ICESat-2, has set out to record this new dimension of information.