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When astronomers detected a strange signal in a massive galaxy cluster millions of light years from Earth, they knew they had stumbled upon something big.
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Imagine trying to measure a tennis ball that bounces wildly, every time to a distance a million times its own size.
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Neurobiologist Rachel Wilson, 40, one of three winners of a new $250,000 prize for young scientists.
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Given the recent Feynman explosion , some people may be casting about looking for an alternative source of colorful-character anecdotes in physics.
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In September, Katherine Freese will take the helm of one of the most prestigious theoretical institutes in the world, Nordita, the Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, in Stockholm, Sweden.
A new study has unlocked the potential to create new materials using nanosized 'building blocks', by using a laser technique to examine in rich detail the structure and internal atomic motion of a small cluster containing an acetylene molecule and a single helium atom, C2H2aS'He complex .
Quantum computers have yet to materialize. Yet, scientists are making progress in devising suitable means of making such computers faster.
A flock of starlings flies as one, a spectacular display in which each bird flits about as if in a well-choreographed dance.
The lab kit is intended for higher education, non-majors students enrolled in online or hybrid course models.
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The stability of the solar system is one of the oldest problems in theoretical physics, dating back to Isaac Newton.
One of the joys of the arXiv is that anyone can submit anything to the website. Cranks and kooks can publish to their hearts' content in the theoretical physics section.
In two famous - and famously lengthy - experiments, scientists wait for pitch to drip from a funnel.
WGN America launches " Manhattan ," its second scripted series, twice on Sunday .
WGN America will debut its second original scripted series, "Manhattan," on July 27. In preparation for the 1940s period drama, which surrounds the scientists tasked with developing the atomic bomb in New Mexico -- and their in-the-dark families -- Zap2it caught up with the cast for a Q&A about their new show.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:44 pm
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