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30

Jun

Quantum experiment could offer proof of a parallel worldExperimental results that seem to defy known physics might be explained by positing a parallel world.

Quantum experiment could offer proof of a parallel world
Experimental results that seem to defy known physics might be explained by positing a parallel world.

24

Jun

Universe shouldn’t be here, according to Higgs physicsThat the universe does exist means that scientists need to explore new ideas, including a theory called supersymmetry.

Universe shouldn’t be here, according to Higgs physics
That the universe does exist means that scientists need to explore new ideas, including a theory called supersymmetry.

Higgs boson confirms reigning physics model yet againWhile the elusive particle has reaffirmed the Standard Model of physics, the model still cannot account for dark matter or gravity.

Higgs boson confirms reigning physics model yet again
While the elusive particle has reaffirmed the Standard Model of physics, the model still cannot account for dark matter or gravity.

04

Jun

Can TV inspire a love of science?They may be fiction, but television shows like ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ ‘CSI’ and ‘Star Trek’ have all been linked to the real-life pursuit of science careers.

Can TV inspire a love of science?
They may be fiction, but television shows like ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ ‘CSI’ and ‘Star Trek’ have all been linked to the real-life pursuit of science careers.

01

May

Could tiny ‘black hole atoms’ be the ever-elusive dark matter?The microscopic atoms join a long list of candidates for dark matter particles, from WIMPs to neutrinos.

Could tiny ‘black hole atoms’ be the ever-elusive dark matter?
The microscopic atoms join a long list of candidates for dark matter particles, from WIMPs to neutrinos.

02

Apr

'Multiverse' concept dreamed up by a philosopher in 1225Like physicists today, Robert Grosseteste tweaked long-standing theories of his time to explain the the workings of the universe.

'Multiverse' concept dreamed up by a philosopher in 1225
Like physicists today, Robert Grosseteste tweaked long-standing theories of his time to explain the the workings of the universe.

28

Mar

Crows solve puzzles on par with 7-year-oldsIn challenges inspired by Aesop’s fable ‘The Crow and the Pitcher,’ the birds prove they have an understanding of physics that rivals human children.

Crows solve puzzles on par with 7-year-olds
In challenges inspired by Aesop’s fable ‘The Crow and the Pitcher,’ the birds prove they have an understanding of physics that rivals human children.

03

Mar

Scientists straighten out the physics behind curly hairNew 3-D models of curls could lead to improved computer animation and even predicting curves of steel pipes.

Scientists straighten out the physics behind curly hair
New 3-D models of curls could lead to improved computer animation and even predicting curves of steel pipes.

26

Feb

Scientists create weird new particle that acts like a liquidPhysicists can use these man-made particles to improve certain technologies, like fiber-optic communication devices.

Scientists create weird new particle that acts like a liquid
Physicists can use these man-made particles to improve certain technologies, like fiber-optic communication devices.

24

Feb

Our entire universe might exist inside a massive black hole, say physicistsAre we living inside a black hole? A few scientists think it’s the best theory to explain pre-Big Bang reality.

Our entire universe might exist inside a massive black hole, say physicists
Are we living inside a black hole? A few scientists think it’s the best theory to explain pre-Big Bang reality.