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28 min ago | Inside Bay Area
In a small, utilitarian office in Glendale, Ron Henderson methodically jotted down equations for Isaac Newton's Three Laws of Motion on a whiteboard next to his desk.
4 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Very quietly, NASA has tested a space drive that does not use propellant and according to the laws of physics should not work, according to a Thursday story in Wired.UK .
7 hrs ago | Switched
Were physicists all wrong about the speed of light ? You might think so, given the stories posted recently about a new paper suggesting that light travels a bit more slowly than the 186,000-miles-a-second figure that's familiar to generations of science geeks.
12 hrs ago | Centauri Dreams
Ever wonder what it would have been like to sit in on a great occasion? I used to think about this in relation to a dinner party the painter Benjamin Haydon threw in 1817 at his London studio.
16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
Robert Gamache, a professor in the UMass Lowell Department of Environmental, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, has been named one of "The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds" by Thomson Reuters, which compiled the list by the title in collaboration with Shanghai Jiaotong University and producer of the Academic Ranking of World Universities.
Nobody ever said science has to be serious all the time. It can be really fun and in this case, even tasty.
The days of mood rings and Hypercolor T-shirts may be gone, but if a Spanish physics professor's idea takes off, this generation may get its own color-changing phenomenon.
For the purpose of investigation, PANI and PANI-CMC composite are synthesized at room temperature by chemical polymerization of aniline without/with CMC."
Three intriguing oxide interfaces, hetero-, homo-, and tubular interfaces, will be discussed in detail in this review."
Magnetic resonance imaging , which is the medical application of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, is a powerful diagnostic tool.
He's got a Physics Phd in particle theory and has been a key crew-member for the likes of David Fincher and Anthony Minghella.
Members of a tour group take photos while observing the NOvA far detector on July 24, 2014, in Ash River, Minn.
From ScienceDaily : Boosting the force of empty space: Theorists propose way to amplify force of vacuum fluctuations Source: Vienna University of Technology, TU Vienna Summary: Vacuum fluctuations may be among the most counter-intuitive phenomena of quantum physics.
Groundskeepers and landscapers hate them, but there is no fighting them. Called desire paths, social trails or goat tracks, they are the unofficial shortcuts people create between two locations when the purpose-built path doesn't take them where they want to go.
Your favourite superhero Superman can accomplish some pretty spectacular feats but he may be breaking a fundamental law of physics while doing so! Superman would not be able to get all the energy he needs to fly from the sun alone, as suggested in the DC Comics, researchers have found.
Scientists have created flexible metamaterial absorbers designed to suppress electromagnetic radiation from mobile electronics.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:33 pm
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