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Warwick Moto’s electric superbike build racing ahead despite lockdown

Warwick Moto team, consisting of 25 Warwick students aren’t letting the pandemic get in the way of designing, building and developing the electric superbike, as they’re doing it virtually from home.


‘Lost’ world’s rediscovery is step towards finding habitable planets

The rediscovery of a lost planet could pave the way for the detection of a world within the habitable ‘Goldilocks zone’ in a distant solar system.

Tue 21 Jul 2020, 09:45 | Tags: Physics, Astrophysics, research, astronomy

T-ray camera speed boosted a hundred times over

Scientists are a step closer to developing a fast and cost effective camera that utilises terahertz radiation, potentially opening the opportunity for them to be used in non-invasive security and medical screening.

Wed 08 Jul 2020, 14:11 | Tags: Physics, research

First exposed planetary core discovered allows glimpse inside other worlds

The surviving core of a gas giant has been discovered orbiting a distant star by University of Warwick astronomers, offering an unprecedented glimpse into the interior of a planet. The team from the University of Warwick’s Department of Physics reports the discovery today (1 July) in the journal Nature, and is thought to be the first time the exposed core of a planet has been observed.

Wed 01 Jul 2020, 16:00 | Tags: Physics, Astrophysics, research, astronomy

Revealing the Magnetic Nature of Tornadoes in the Sun’s atmosphere

The first direct measurements of the magnetic field in the chromosphere of the Sun by a team including University of Warwick physicists has provided the first observational evidence that huge tornadoes in our Sun’s atmosphere are produced by swirling magnetic fields.

Tue 30 Jun 2020, 12:01 | Tags: Physics, research

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