Editor’s Selections: A Cloak in Time, Supermassive Black Holes, and Ocean Salinity

Editor's Selections 29 Comments
By Sarah Kendrew

Sarah Kendrew Sarah Kendrew selects interesting and notable ResearchBlogging.org posts in the physical sciences, chemistry, engineering, computer science, geosciences and mathematics. She blogs about astronomy at One Small Step.

I hope everyone is settling nicely into the new year. Here are some selections from the physical science categories in the last week on ResearchBlogging.

Temporal cloaking sounds like something Romulans might do – but in fact it was scientists at Cornell who demonstrated this amazing phenomenon in the lab. Dr Skyskull gives an excellent and detailed explanation of this work for the non-initiated.

The discovery of the two most supermassive black holes ever seen in the Universe was a great recent observational result for astronomers. Charles Daney describes the background and the method of detection on Today’s Science.

On Greg Laden’s blog, Greg alks about recent work on changes in the salinity of our oceans and its relation to climate change.

Thanks for the great posts and I’ll be back next week with more selections.

Was your post selected? Copy the text below and place it on your blog post to display a custom "Editor's Selection" icon!

Editor's Selection Icon<span style="float: left; padding: 5px;"><a href="http://researchblogging.org/news/?p=3166"><img alt="This post was chosen as an Editor's Selection for ResearchBlogging.org" src="http://www.researchblogging.org/public/citation_icons/rb_editors-selection.png" style="border:0;"/></a></span>

29 Responses to “Editor’s Selections: A Cloak in Time, Supermassive Black Holes, and Ocean Salinity”

  1. Greg Laden Says:
    January 13th, 2012 at 10:50 pm

    Thank you very much!

  2. microsoft points generator 2011 no survey Says:
    April 22nd, 2012 at 10:04 pm

    Great post. I’m facing some of these issues as well.

  3. Detox diet Says:
    April 24th, 2012 at 5:20 pm

    I’m impressed, I must say. Seldom do I encounter a blog that’s both equally educative and interesting, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. The problem is something that too few folks are speaking intelligently about. I’m very happy I found this in my search for something concerning this.

  4. Deidra Kobylarczyk Says:
    April 24th, 2012 at 7:45 pm

    I’ve been browsing online more than 3 hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It’s pretty worth enough for me. Personally, if all website owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be a lot more useful than ever before.

  5. best credit score Says:
    April 26th, 2012 at 12:39 am

    Wow! Thank you! I always needed to write on my blog something like that. Can I take a part of your post to my site?

  6. bank accountants for teenagers Says:
    April 27th, 2012 at 5:32 am

    I usually do not write many responses, however I read some of the responses on this page ResearchBlogging.org News » Blog Archive » Editor’s Selections: A Cloak in Time, Supermassive Black Holes, and Ocean Salinity. I actually do have a couple of questions for you if you tend not to mind. Is it just me or does it seem like some of the responses look like they are coming from brain dead folks? :-P And, if you are posting on other places, I would like to follow everything fresh you have to post. Could you make a list of all of all your shared sites like your Facebook page, twitter feed, or linkedin profile?

  7. Christopher Patchett Says:
    April 29th, 2012 at 5:05 pm

    Thank you for all your valuable hard work on this website. My daughter takes pleasure in doing research and it is simple to grasp why. All of us hear all concerning the lively way you give informative secrets via the blog and in addition encourage participation from some other people on that topic while our princess is actually starting to learn a lot of things. Enjoy the remaining portion of the new year. You are always performing a fantastic job.

  8. airline job Says:
    May 6th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

    I have seen plenty of useful factors on your internet site about computer systems. However, I have the judgment that lap tops are still not nearly powerful more than enough to be a good option if you frequently do tasks that require lots of power, including video editing and enhancing. But for net surfing, statement processing, and quite a few other common computer functions they are perfectly, provided you cannot mind the small screen size. Thank you sharing your notions.

  9. iphone Says:
    May 10th, 2012 at 3:10 am

    Hello, I thought your post is magnificent.

  10. iphone Says:
    May 10th, 2012 at 11:41 am

    Hello, I believe your post is superb!

  11. iphone games Says:
    May 10th, 2012 at 11:42 am

    Hey, I think your site is outstanding.

  12. Laquita Pegler Says:
    June 6th, 2012 at 1:57 pm

    Hi there, just was alert to your blog through Google, and found that it’s really informative. I’m gonna be careful for brussels. I’ll be grateful should you proceed this in future. Many other people can be benefited out of your writing. Cheers!

  13. Iraida Patnode Says:
    June 8th, 2012 at 4:25 am

    I have just favorited your article because it’s so useful. I’m going to suggest it to my online friends as well. They are going to love this webpage! Thankx again.

  14. top pheromones Says:
    September 10th, 2012 at 1:56 am

    For reasons unknown Opera doesn’t open this homepage correctly. I’m not sure as to the reason this is transpiring.

  15. GameTester Says:
    September 22nd, 2012 at 10:52 am

    Hello, i think that i saw you visited my web site so i came to “return the favor”.I’m attempting to find things to enhance my site!I suppose its ok to use a few of your ideas!!

  16. Kathe Verne Says:
    February 12th, 2013 at 10:45 pm

    i loved this story! typical hemingway. although i have always admired mr. stevens, i can just see in my minds eye him going down in the puddle. so, “how do you like it now, gentlemen??

  17. Wnukowski Says:
    March 15th, 2013 at 10:13 am

    It is appropriate time to make some plans for the future and it is time to be happy. I have read this post and if I could I desire to suggest you some interesting things or tips. Perhaps you could write next articles referring to this article. I wish to read more things about it!

  18. Plotzker Says:
    March 16th, 2013 at 10:18 am

    I simply couldn’t depart your web site prior to suggesting that I actually enjoyed the usual info an individual supply for your guests? Is going to be again continuously to check out new posts

  19. Somer Auton Says:
    November 5th, 2013 at 12:17 am

    This is too useful information. I need to say I enjoy scanning this a lot. It can help me to get better knowledge of about the subject. It is all well and good written and published. I’ll definitely search for this kind of satisfied so interesting. Hopefully you could supply more someday.

  20. Chi Drane Says:
    November 11th, 2013 at 5:38 am

    I really like your site.. Excellent colorations & motif. Would people design and style this fabulous website your self or would you actually hire an attorney to acheive it available for you? Plz answer while I!|m trying to style my own website and would choose to learn wherever ough acquired the following coming from. Thank you

  21. Bedava ilan sitesi Says:
    June 4th, 2014 at 4:07 am

    Your post is very good and informative.Thanks for sharing,your blog is simple but attractive.

  22. Restorasyon Says:
    June 4th, 2014 at 4:08 am

    Great blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Awesome.

  23. Restorasyon Says:
    June 4th, 2014 at 4:09 am

    Thanks for all sharings,your blog is very good and informative.

  24. درب اتوماتیک شیشیه ای Says:
    August 4th, 2014 at 2:40 am

    hi my dear – hello you post is very thanks for for

    مشاوره ازدواج
    درب اتوماتیک پارکینگ
    درب اتوماتیک
    درب اتوماتيک
    آچیلان در
    درب اتوماتيک کرکره اي
    درب اتوماتيک شيشه اي
    درب اتوماتیک


  25. درب اتوماتیک Says:
    October 11th, 2014 at 4:13 pm

    Hi ,Your post is very good and informative.Thanks for sharing

    آچیلان در

  26. کرکره برقی Says:
    August 14th, 2016 at 6:01 pm

    Hi,I have seen plenty of useful factors on your internet site about computer systems.
    However, I have the judgment that lap tops are still not nearly powerful more than enough to be a good option if you frequently do tasks that require lots of power.Best regards.

  27. تور استانبول Says:
    August 15th, 2016 at 1:08 am

    Many have wonderful very professional site

  28. چای سبز تیما Says:
    September 23rd, 2016 at 7:40 am

    Your site is really nice Thanks
    Many have wonderful very professional site

  29. internet explorer 11 update Says:
    October 26th, 2016 at 11:24 pm

    Even most of thᥱ free Internet Service suppliers mеrely ցive you
    а reliable, low-cost Internet entry account.

Leave a Reply

Icons by N.Design Studio. Based on a theme by Ben Swift.
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in