This is How Particle Accelerators Can Help Us Build Solar Panels

When it comes to slicing up wafer-thin panels, knives and saws are no match for protons.

October 3, 2017

First Ever Open Access Data From the Large Hadron Collider Helped Physicists Confirm Subatomic Patterns

The release included up to roughly 29 terabytes of data from 300 million high-energy collisions.

October 1, 2017

Gravitational Waves Will Bring the Extreme Universe Into View

Gravitational waves from supernovae will travel directly from the star’s center to our detectors.

October 1, 2017

New Supercomputer Runs on “Magic Dust” Composed of Light and Matter

These scientists are, quite literally, creating beacons of light.

September 25, 2017

Watch: Can We Really Touch Anything?

On the premise that virtual particles don't adhere to the laws that real particles follow...

September 18, 2017

The CHIME Telescope Will Give Us a Whole New View of the Structure of the Universe

CHIME could also help us confirm the final aspect of Albert Einstein’s theory of general relativity.

September 11, 2017

The Idea of Creating a New Universe in the Lab Is No Joke

What would happen if cosmogenesis were truly possible?

September 6, 2017

Researchers Just Did the Seemingly Impossible: Generate Terahertz Waves From Water

Until now, we didn’t think water could do this.

August 25, 2017

Watch: Singularities Explained

Ubiquitous as they are, making sense of singularities is often a challenge.

August 21, 2017

This Handheld Detector Spotted A Never-Before-Seen Physics Phenomenon

The sighting may have applications in finding dark matter, learning about supernovas, and preventing the spread of nuclear weapons.

August 7, 2017
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