Meet the IBM Inventor Who Built his First Circuit at...

National Inventors' Day is a day to honor inventors and their genius. At the IBM Research Lab in Zurich, the list of inventors is long, but we were able to...

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February 12, 2018

A New Effect in Electromagnetism Discovered – 150 years later

A team of IBM researchers discovered a feature in electromagnetism that they named the "camelback effect." It was featured as an experimental problem in the International Physics Olympiad.

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October 20, 2017

Using deep learning to forecast ocean waves

IBM researchers developed a deep learning AI framework that provides a 12,000% acceleration over physics-based models at comparable levels of accuracy.

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September 29, 2017

Scientists Observe Gravitational Anomaly on Earth

Appearing today in Nature, an international team of physicists, material scientists and string theoreticians, have observed in a such a material, an effect of a most exotic quantum anomaly that...

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Natural Sciences

July 19, 2017

Big oil’s next gusher is at the nanoscale

Last year the world consumed almost 97 million barrels of oil per day. What if I told you that many more barrels still remain in those same wells? Deep inside...

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April 11, 2017