Physics

Astrophysicists Just Saw an Ancient Dormant “Monster Galaxy” Dating Back to Big Bang That's Floating Dead in the Universe

An ancient ultra-massive “monster galaxy” has been discovered floating dead in the universe. According to the report from CNN,...

Scarlett James
Friday, 07 February 2020 - 12:37PM

There Is a ‘Budget’ for How Many Black Holes Can Exist in Our Universe According to New Research from Vanderbilt University Astrophysicist

A newly released study led by a Vanderbilt University astrophysicist has established a potential universal “budget” for how many...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 04 February 2020 - 9:16AM

Astronomers Eye New ‘Invisible’ Stars Using One Key Principle Predicted by Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity

An international team of astronomers using three years of data from the European Space Agency’s Gaia Observatory has discovered –...

Scarlett James
Monday, 03 February 2020 - 10:42AM

Einstein Was Right: Scientists Spot White Dwarf Star Dragging Space-Time Around Like A Security Blanket

A team of scientists has spotted evidence of a star “dragging” space-time around with it, like Linus with his blanket in old...

Scarlett James
Friday, 31 January 2020 - 1:16PM

‘Strange Metals’ – Scientists Observe Quantum Entanglement In ‘Billions of Billions’ of Ytterbium Electrons

Quantum entanglement has been observed in “billions of billions” of electrons, according to a report from Science Daily. A paper...

Scarlett James
Friday, 17 January 2020 - 9:43AM

The Touching Reason Why This Tenured Physics Professor Is Building a Laser-Based Time Travel Machine

Ronald Mallett, Ph. D., an astrophysicist and a tenured professor at the University of Connecticut, is actively working to develop...

Scarlett James
Friday, 03 January 2020 - 11:24AM

Physicists Just Used Quantum Entanglement and Teleportation to Transmit Information Between Computer Chips for the First Time Ever

A team of physicists at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom have demonstrated – quite significantly – the newfound...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 31 December 2019 - 9:48AM

This Astrophysicist Is Hunting for a Binary Black Hole at the Center of Our Galaxy

Every galaxy has a supermassive black hole at its center. But a new theoretical abstract asks us to consider whether binary black...

Scarlett James
Monday, 16 December 2019 - 3:57PM

Can Planets Orbit a Black Hole the Same Way They Orbit Stars? New Astrophysical Models Say It's Possible

What if planets orbit a black hole the same way they orbit stars? According to Phys.Org, that is precisely the question that...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 - 9:24AM

'No-Brainer Nobel Prize' – Physicists Unlock the Fifth Physical Force

There might be a fifth, previously unknown physical force at play in our universe – and scientists are already calling this...

Scarlett James
Monday, 25 November 2019 - 11:09AM

Hubble Telescope Observes Cataclysmic Gamma-Ray Burst Rip Through the Universe Emitting 1 Trillion Times the Energy of Light

A cataclysmic gamma-ray burst rocked a galaxy 5 billion light-years away, ripping through time and space to light up telescopes around...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 21 November 2019 - 11:06AM

‘Visitor from a Strange Land’ – Star Ejected by Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole Now Traveling at over 3 Million MPH

Five million years ago the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy ejected a bright blue star – now, it’s 29,000...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 11:00AM

Anomaly in ESA Planck Data Could Restructure the Very Fabric of Our Universe

Is it chicken or is it fish? While some of us may never unravel the existential mysteries of Starkist canned tuna, according to early...

Scarlett James
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 - 10:10AM

NASA Sets Sights On Pluto And Beyond With New Decadal Mission Studies

NASA is considering a return to the farthest reaches of our solar system with new grants for funding a research expedition to Pluto,...

Scarlett James
Monday, 04 November 2019 - 1:19PM

Hyperspace Drive? NASA Engineer Claims 'Helical Engine' Could Propel Spacecraft at 99% of the Speed of Light

Rockets as we know them leverage Newton's third law: for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. As propellent combusts...

Gart Williams
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - 10:15AM

Physicists Eye Electrically-Charged Plasma as a 'Radio' to Listen for Elusive Dark Matter

Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Physics and Stockholm University are teaming up to scan for dark matter using plasma, and...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 09 October 2019 - 12:15PM

Watch a Black Hole Warp Reality in NASA’s Stunning New Visualization

Yesterday NASA released a breathtaking new visualization of a black hole in motion.“Until very recently, these visualizations were...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 12:40PM

Michigan Meteorologist Blows Up Watermelon With Rubber Bands, Because Science

We're not sure what makes for a slower news day: a weather expert blowing up a watermelon with rubber bands or... us, writing a story...

Gart Williams
Thursday, 11 July 2019 - 11:49AM

Scientists Spy Never-Before-Seen Halo of Cool Gas Circling the Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole Sagittarius A*

Well, that was unexpected.Nobody had any idea that there is a halo of cool gas circling the black hole at the center of our galaxy...

Scarlett James
Thursday, 06 June 2019 - 12:06PM

Scientists Publish First-Ever Direct Imaging of Two Young Exoplanets Cutting a Path Through the Protoplanetary Disc Surrounding a Newborn Star

Two young exoplanets have been directly imaged cutting a swath through the protoplanetary disc surrounding a newborn star, according...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 05 June 2019 - 1:10PM