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Vortex Loops Could Untie Knotty Physics Problems


March 4, 2013

a vortex loop beginning to form a knot University of Chicago physicists have succeeding in creating a vortex knot-a feat akin to tying a smoke ring into a knot. Linked and knotted vortex loops have existed in theory for more than a century, but creating them in the laboratory had previously eluded scientists. Full Story

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