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  • Quantum Dynamics of Matter Waves Reveal Multibody Collisions
    By on May 16, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    At extremely low temperatures atoms can aggregate into so-called Bose Einstein condensates forming coherent laser-like matter waves. Due to interactions between the atoms fundamental quantum dynamics emerge and give rise to periodic collapses and revivals of the matter wave field.


  • Mother Nature Wins Big as Huge Waves Douse 40 Mavericks Fans
    By on February 15, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The Super Bowl of Surfing lived up to its legend today, and then some. The waves were so big they caused collateral damage on the sidelines. Long before Chris Bertish won the $50K first prize at the seventh Mavericks Surf Contest, a series of waves crashed into some of the thousands of fans who had flocked to see the contest.


  • Surfers Tackling Massive waves [pics]
    By on August 30, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Big wave surfers at an offshore reef called Dungeons in Cape Town. Surfers took full advantage of some big swell generated after a strong storm from a double cold front swept across the Cape bringing heavy rain and big seas……………………..