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Magnetic singularity comes closer

Researchers have discovered a material crystal composed of cerium, aluminium, germanium, and silicon that changes electrical resistance only when a magnetic field is applied at a narrowly confined angle. The effect, which has been dubbed “singular angular magnetoresistance,” can be…
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23 juin 2019
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Increasing crop stability via crop diversity

A greater diversity of crops at the national level increases the stability of a country’s harvest, say researchers in the US and France. Increasing crop diversity could potentially counter the destabilizing effects of varying amounts of rainfall (from, for example,…
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21 juin 2019