Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity was Largely Ignored for Three Decades

Scientists at the time thought the theory was too complex compared to Newton's.

July 30, 2017

Here’s What Scientists Mean When They Say the Universe Could Be a Giant Hologram

It sounds far-fetched, but if true, it would actually solve some pretty hefty questions in physics.

June 14, 2017

Scientists Finally Witnessed a Phenomenon That Einstein Thought “Impossible”

"Einstein would be proud."

June 8, 2017

New Explanation for Dark Energy? Tiny Fluctuations of Time and Space.

One of the universe's greatest mysteries could be solved by combining two conflicting theories.

May 27, 2017

Watch: The Physics of Time Explained in Under 3 Minutes

Of course, that 3 minutes is relative.

May 3, 2017

Physicists Have Uncovered a Weird Problem While Measuring Time

Your clock may not be as accurate as you thought it was.

March 13, 2017

Here’s How Quantum Gravity Will Change Our Understanding of the Universe

Resolving two quantum systems with opposite notions of time can reveal the true nature of time.

December 31, 2016

A New Theory of Gravity Just Passed its First Test. Here’s What This Means for Physics

And it may explain dark matter.

December 19, 2016

Theory Challenging Einstein’s Physics May Soon Be Tested

If they are right, physics has a lot of rewriting to do.

November 26, 2016

This New Equation Could Unite The Two Biggest Theories in Physics

In a new paper, a Stanford theoretical physicist shows that there may be a way to link general relativity and quantum mechanics.

August 18, 2016