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The Big Squeeze

16/01/2014 Σχολιάστε

 

Photographs by A. Sharma, above right, and from top to bottom, at left, Jinfu Shu, R. E. Cohen and D. G. Isaak, M. Somayazulu and Yue Meng

 

The Carnegie Institution for Science can observe how organic substances, like oxalic acid dihydrate, right, react under pressure, born of a mission to study Earth’s interior. Diamond anvils, top left, were used on ferrous iron oxide, xenon and oxygen, forming different structures.

By KENNETH CHANG, The New York Times, December 16, 2013

WASHINGTON — In a recurring comic bit, David Letterman used to place household items — a plate of jelly doughnuts, a six-pack of beer — in an 80-ton hydraulic press, gleefully watching as the items squirted, exploded and disintegrated.

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