Physicists discover the ‘Kings and Queens of Quantumness’

Is that light particle more like a ball careening through space, or more of a smeary mess that is everywhere at once?  The answer depends on whether the absurd laws of subatomic particles or the deterministic equations that govern larger objects hold more sway. Now, for the first time, physicists have found a way to […]

200 ‘murder hornet’ queens found inside first US nest of this invasive insect

Entomologists in Washington state may have destroyed a “murder hornet” nest in the nick of time, preventing as many as 200 new queens from establishing new nests.  The nest, the first ever discovered in the United States, was destroyed on Oct. 24. State Department of Agriculture employees vacuumed the invasive hornets from the nest and […]