Physics

04.05.15
The Large Hadron Collider is back and stronger than ever
04.05.15

The Large Hadron Collider is back and stronger than ever

Yes, it's back -- after a two-year upgrade program, CERN's Large Hadron Collider is once again ope...

By J. Fingas,   04.05.15
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03.30.15
'Spooky' experiment proves quantum entanglement is real
03.30.15

'Spooky' experiment proves quantum entanglement is real

Einstein was wrong -- about the quantum mechanical phenomena known as superpositioning and wave f...

By A. Tarantola,   03.30.15
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03.03.15
Behold the first photo of light in both wave and particle forms
03.03.15

Behold the first photo of light in both wave and particle forms

You've likely read in a textbook before that light behaves both as a particle and a wave at the sa...

By M. Moon,   03.03.15
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02.16.15
Super Mario World's gravity isn't possible on any planet
02.16.15

Super Mario World's gravity isn't possible on any planet

It goes without saying that Super Mario World is unrealistic, but have you wondered just how outla...

By J. Fingas,   02.16.15
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12.22.14
Quantum physics theory is easier to understand than you think
12.22.14

Quantum physics theory is easier to understand than you think

Wrapping your head around quantum physics is tricky, no matter how well-educated you are -- if it...

By J. Fingas,   12.22.14
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12.14.14
These videos prove that music and science can (usually) mix
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12.14.14

These videos prove that music and science can (usually) mix

Wondering how NASA could make a clever yet groan-inducing music video like "All About That Space?"...

By J. Fingas,   12.14.14
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10.20.14
Researcher finds a way to mimic curves in space-time
10.20.14

Researcher finds a way to mimic curves in space-time

Here on Earth, it's rather difficult to replicate curved space-time -- to get that kind of effect...

By J. Fingas,   10.20.14
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10.07.14
The scientists behind blue LEDs earn this year's Nobel Prize for physics
10.07.14

The scientists behind blue LEDs earn this year's Nobel Prize for physics

This year's Nobel Prize for physics was awarded for something quite useful to us all. While the ho...

By B. Steele,   10.07.14
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10.05.14
Newly discovered particle is both matter and antimatter at the same time
10.05.14

Newly discovered particle is both matter and antimatter at the same time

You probably think of matter and antimatter as mortal enemies, since their equivalent particles (s...

By J. Fingas,   10.05.14
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