Articles with tagged Scientists

How Many Numbers Exist

Taiwan - the United Nations considers it represented by the People's Republic of China; The Cook Islands and Niue, both states in free association with New ... [ReadMore..]

How Fast Is The Universe Expanding

The universe is getting bigger every second — but how fast? Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope say they have crossed an important threshold in revealing a discrepancy between the two ke [ReadMore..]

Universe Expanding Faster Than Light

How the Universe’s expansion rate continues to baffle us. Jun 24, 2017 ... But faster than the speed of light? You need to be in the same location in order to measure that. Relative to our location, [ReadMore..]

Universe Expanding Rate

The universe is getting bigger every second — but how fast? Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope say they have crossed an important threshold in revealing a discrepancy between the two ke [ReadMore..]

Universe Expanding At Increasing Speed

Physicists have proposed extra cosmic ingredients that could explain the faster-than-expected expansion of space. Apr 27, 2020 ... An extra dose of dark energy in the early universe, dubbed early dark [ReadMore..]

How Will The Universe End

The universe will cease to exist around the same time our sun is slated to die, according to new predictions based on the multiverse theory. Oct 28, 2010 ... The universe will cease to exist around th [ReadMore..]

Does The Universe Ever End

Dear Dr. Universe: Where does the universe end? — Oriah, 8, Pullman Feb 29, 2020 ... When you look up at the night sky, it can feel like the universe is a big blanket of stars above you. But unlike [ReadMore..]

End Of The Universe Theories

Researchers theorize on whether the cosmos will end in fire, ice or something else. The Big Freeze. Many current theories suggest dark energy is a cosmological constant, a kind of uniform energy that [ReadMore..]

Where Does Space End

You asked, we answered No, they don't believe there's an end to space. However, we can only see a certain volume of all that's out there. Since the universe is 13.8 billion years old, ... [ReadMore..]

Where Does The Universe End

In the far, far future, cosmologists find a final supernova light show The known laws of physics suggest that by about 10100 (the No. 1 followed by 100 zeros) years from now, star birth will cease, ga [ReadMore..]

Is There An End To Space

This one's a real head-scratcher. Feb 25, 2022 ... What's beyond the known limits? What lies outside the boundary of the universe? The answer is — well, it's complicated. [ReadMore..]

Will The Universe Die

Astrophysicist Katie Mack’s book explores all the ways the cosmos could destroy itself. Aug 10, 2020 ... Scientists know how the world will end. The Sun will run out of fuel and enter its red-giant [ReadMore..]

Block Universe Theory Of Time

It is sometimes referred to as the "block time" or "block universe" theory due to its description of space-time as an unchanging four-dimensional "block", ... [ReadMore..]

Will Covid Ever Be Over

The race between vaccinations and new variant strains won’t end until Covid-19 has touched almost everyone. Sep 12, 2021 ... How Will Covid End? ... What seems clear is that the pandemic will not b [ReadMore..]

Has String Theory Been Proven

Many scientists have hoped string theory will one day lead to a unified theory of physics. But if it can’t, dark matter, dark energy, and cosmic inflation are in trouble. Jul 27, 2015 ... For more t [ReadMore..]

String Theory Proof

The official website for NOVA. NOVA is the most-watched prime time science series on American television, reaching an average of five million viewers weekly. Sep 24, 2012 ... These results would not [ReadMore..]

Has String Theory Been Proved

Because of these obstacles, the number of physicists working on the theory had dropped to two—Schwarz and Michael Green of Queen Mary College, London—by the mid-1980s. But in 1984 these two die-ha [ReadMore..]

Superionic Ice

The new phase of water might be an important sign of a planet's ability to host life. Oct 28, 2021 ... Scientists have discovered a new phase of water — adding to liquid, solid and gas — know as " [ReadMore..]

New Phase Of Water

The mind-bending material would be like a sponge made of water that's leaking water. Apr 8, 2019 ... The mind-bending material would be like a sponge made of water that's leaking water. As a small par [ReadMore..]

Vitali Prakapenka

(University of Chicago) scientist / Argonne Nat'l Lab Beamline scientist, High-pressure / high-temperature Diamond AnvilCell (University of Chicago) scientist / Argonne Nat'l Lab Beamline scientist, H [ReadMore..]

Superionic Matter

A team of scientists has discovered evidence of a novel, black "superionic" water ice that represents a wholly new phase of matter. Oct 26, 2021 ... Behold, Black 'Superionic Ice' Is the Latest Phase [ReadMore..]

Superionic Water

Bizarre state of water with solid and liquid properties offers answer to Neptune and Uranus' magnetic field mystery Feb 8, 2018 ... Bizarre state of water with solid and liquid properties offers answe [ReadMore..]

Black Superionic Ice

Superionic water, also called superionic ice or ice XVIII is a phase of water that exists at extremely high temperatures and ... [ReadMore..]

Quantum Entanglement

All our former experience with application of quantum theory seems to say: {\it what is predicted by quantum formalism must occur in laboratory}. But the essence of quantum formalism - entanglement, r [ReadMore..]

Death Bubbles Universe

Reginald "Bubbles" Cousins is a fictional character on the HBO drama The Wire, ... In-universe information. Alias. Bubbles; Bubbs; Bubs. Gender, Male. [ReadMore..]

Google's quantum computer has been used to build a "time crystal" according to freshly-published research, a new phase of matter that upends the traditional laws… Jul 30, 2021 ... Google's quantum c [ReadMore..]

Fuzzball String Theory

Nov 5, 2019 ... String theory dynamics on these backgrounds is described by an exactly solvable null- gauged WZW model. We develop the formalism of null ... [ReadMore..]

New Brain Blueprint Review

To review general principles of brain development, identify basic principles of brain plasticity, and discuss factors that influence brain development and plasticity.A literature review of relevant En [ReadMore..]

Birth Live

Month of birth influences adult life expectancy at ages 50+. Why? In two countries of the Northern Hemisphere–Austria and Denmark–people born in aut... In two countries of the Northern Hemisphere [ReadMore..]

Muon G 2 Results

The muon magnetic anomaly, aμ=(gμ−2)/2, plays a special role in the history of the Standard Model (SM). Precise calculations and measurements of this … Following a review of the experimental eff [ReadMore..]

Muon G 2 News

Combined results from Fermilab and Brookhaven show strong evidence that our best theoretical model of the subatomic world is incomplete. Apr 7, 2021 ... The following news release was issued today by [ReadMore..]

Ocean Inside The Earth

Some scientists think Earth's oceans formed when icy comets hit the planet. But new research suggests a different origin for the oceans: they simply seeped out of the center of the Earth. The finding, [ReadMore..]

Neuron Drawings

A needlework project pays tribute to the iconic drawings of Spanish neuroscientist Santiago Ramón y Cajal. Feb 4, 2021 ... Volunteers re-create iconic drawings by Spanish neuroscientist Santiago Ram [ReadMore..]

Kurt Goedel Proof Of God

Kurt Gödel’s last proof is the author of Journey to the Edge of Reason: The Life of Kurt Gödel. Tags. Gödel's theorem Incompleteness theorems Kurt Gödel Mathematics Ontological proof ... [ReadMore..]

Godel's Proof Of God

Two scientists have formalized a theorem regarding the existence of God penned by mathematician Kurt Gödel. But the God angle is somewhat of a red herring -- the real step forward is the example it s [ReadMore..]

Godel's Proof Of God's Existence

Two scientists have formalized a theorem regarding the existence of God penned by mathematician Kurt Gödel. But the God angle is somewhat of a red herring -- the real step forward is the example it s [ReadMore..]

Is Science Real

Scientists and their supporters took to the streets of Washington and other cities around the country and the world Saturday, with many expressing worries about a diminishing role for fact-based resea [ReadMore..]

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife Apr 15, 2015 ... The 2014 movie Heaven Is for Real, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surg [ReadMore..]

Science Is Real Meaning

You can also read or download a complete .pdf version of this essay HERE. I teach at Harvard that the world and the heavens, and the stars are all real, but not so damned real.[i] In my neighborhoo… [ReadMore..]

Shape Of The Universe Nasa

We have long thought the universe was flat. New research shows it could be curved, and that raises questions about our understanding of the cosmos. Nov 6, 2019 ... Figure from the 1600s showing Ptolem [ReadMore..]

Black Hole Picture

The development of the algorithm that made it possible to create the first image ever of a black hole was led by computer scientist Katie Bouman while she was still a graduate student at MIT. Bouman s [ReadMore..]

First Image Of A Black Hole Year

As many astronomers have explained since the release of the first image of a black hole, the ability to photograph a black hole is opening up a new era in astrophysics. May 1, 2019 ... On Wednesday, A [ReadMore..]

Real Pictures Of Black Holes In Space

The idea of a black hole - an object so massive that nothing could escape the ... A black hole is a true "hole" in space: Anything that crosses the edge of ... [ReadMore..]

First Picture Of Black Hole

Imaging scientist Katie Bouman chats with the PBS NewsHour about how she crafted an algorithm that constructed the first ever photo of a black hole. Apr 11, 2019 ... Imaging scientist Katie Bouman hel [ReadMore..]

Real Black Hole Pictures

In April 2017, scientists used a global network of telescopes to see and capture the first-ever picture of a black hole, according to an announcement by researchers at the National Science Foundation [ReadMore..]

New Black Hole Image

Scientists proposed a technique that would allow us to see more of the unseeable. Mar 29, 2020 ... The first image of a black hole, taken by the Event Horizon Telescope and released to the world last [ReadMore..]

Actual Photo Of Black Hole

Here’s how the Event Horizon Telescope team pieced together the now-famous image of a black hole Here's how the Event Horizon Telescope team pieced together the now-famous image of a black hole ... [ReadMore..]

In condensed matter physics, a time crystal is a quantum system of particles whose lowest-energy state is one in which the particles are in repetitive ... [ReadMore..]

Aliens Look Like

Zoologist and astrobiologist Dr Arik Kershenbaum reveals what life on Earth could tell us about extraterrestrials. What do aliens look like? Animals on Earth may hold the answer. By. Dr Arik Kershenba [ReadMore..]

Cosmology News Today

Cosmologist Kendrick Smith will present a free live Webcast on the quest to understand the origin of the universe   Feb 4, 2015 ... Watch Live Today: The Future of Cosmology [Video]. Cosmologist Ken [ReadMore..]

Are Aliens Real Proof

The author of They Are Already Here: UFO Culture and Why We See Saucers responds to Max Barry’s “It Came From Cruden Farm.” Feb 29, 2020 ... Take the real-world 1947 events in Roswell: After a r [ReadMore..]

What Might Aliens Look Like

The Atacama skeleton, or Ata, named after the Chilean desert where the unusual remains were found, attracted UFO hunters, but analysis reveals human genes. Mar 22, 2018 ... The Atacama skeleton, or At [ReadMore..]

Are Aliens Real

For decades, flying saucers were a punch line. Then the U.S. government got over the taboo. Apr 30, 2021 ... The idea that aliens had frequented our planet had been circulating among ufologists since [ReadMore..]

Types Of Aliens On Earth

On a geologic timescale, the emergence of the human “dataome” is like a sudden invasion by extraterrestrials or an asteroid impact that precipitates a mass extinction May 13, 2021 ... Something [ReadMore..]

Nasa Saturn Rings

The planet’s defining feature is slowly disappearing. Mar 28, 2022 ... In 2017, a NASA spacecraft called Cassini skimmed past Saturn's rings, sending home as much information as possible before it w [ReadMore..]

Saturn Rings Images

In its final year, Cassini plunged where no spacecraft had plunged before, down in the space between Saturn and its rings. Again and again it dove, for a total of 22 orbits. In the data collecting dur [ReadMore..]

Saturn Rings Disappear

The “ring rain” that falls into the gas giant is so abundant that the icy bands could disappear in 300 million years, or even sooner. Dec 17, 2018 ... The “ring rain” that falls into the gas g [ReadMore..]

Saturn Rings Up Close

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft took these stunning photos of Saturn’s rings on December 18, 2016, while it was performing one of its ‘ring-grazing’ orbits. Jan 31, 2017 ... This Cassini image featu [ReadMore..]

Examples Of Junk Dna

A revolution in biology is afoot: Geneticists are now trying to better understand the regions of our DNA that aren't actual genes. Previously, scientists hadn't known what purpose this so-called junk [ReadMore..]

Junk Dna Is Not Junk

R. I. R.I.P., junk DNA: not the DNA as such, but the moniker that has described it in a misleading fashion for years. Scientists have long known that vast ... [ReadMore..]

What Does Junk Dna Do

Feb 12, 2007 ... It appears that these transposable elements are not useless DNA. Instead, they interact with the surrounding genomic environment and increase ... [ReadMore..]

Purpose Of Junk Dna

But now this so-called junk DNA is turning out to play vital roles in normal genome function. Rachel Nowak. Science • 4 Feb 1994 • ... [ReadMore..]

Why Is Junk Dna Important

Junk DNA in humans is actually very useful. Some researchers believe 80 percent of junk DNA does something, somewhere in your body. Other researchers suggested ... [ReadMore..]

How Thick Are Saturn's Rings

Saturn's biggest ring just broke its own record. Jun 10, 2015 ... Saturn's biggest ring just broke its own record. Scientists have found that the planet's Phoebe ring is more than twice the thickness [ReadMore..]

Saturn Surface

Feb 17, 2010 ... This past weekend, humanity's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft passed as close to Saturn's small moon Calypso as it ever has, and imaged the ... [ReadMore..]

How Wide Are Saturn's Rings

The dense main rings extend from 7,000 km (4,300 mi) to 80,000 km (50,000 mi) away from Saturn's equator, whose radius is 60,300 km (37,500 mi) (see Major ... [ReadMore..]

Saturn Ice Rings

Data from the last days of the NASA spacecraft Cassini show that Saturn’s beautiful, extensive rings are relatively young – perhaps created when dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Jan 23, 2019 ... While [ReadMore..]

Saturn's Rings Sound

The sounds you are about to experience will lead you on a journey to the enigmatic Saturn, the planet that represents the limitations of the mind as it is ... [ReadMore..]

Dark Matter Is Found In

Astronomers found the best evidence yet for a galaxy without dark matter. This discovery could reshape how scientists think galaxies form. Dec 9, 2021 ... Astronomers may have found a galaxy that form [ReadMore..]

Abstract. Accurately predicting the demographics of dark matter (DM) substructure is of paramount importance for many fields of astrophysics, including gravitat Accurately predicting the demographics [ReadMore..]

Dark Matter Studies

The digital electronics designed, developed, delivered, and installed by Rochester researchers are an integral piece of the dark matter particles puzzle. Jul 22, 2019 ... Components needed to fully as [ReadMore..]

Will This Virus Ever End

Covid-19 is unlikely to be eradicated, experts say, but societies in the past have learned to live with diseases Dec 6, 2021 ... That means the virus will probably never be eliminated entirely, but as [ReadMore..]

When Will This Pandemic End

Johns Hopkins University public health experts offer insights into what will signal that SARS-CoV-2 is moving from pandemic to endemic Feb 21, 2022 ... There won't be a clean end to the pandemic but i [ReadMore..]

Is Covid Still A Pandemic 2021

Mar 22, 2021 ... Some U.S. states had much larger increases in homeschooling rates for the 2020-2021 school year than others. Massachusetts, for example, jumped ... [ReadMore..]

What Is At The End Of Space

Humans have a hard time dealing with the fact of how their life is very much finite. You never know the exact expiration date, but you are sure it will happen one day. Jun 16, 2020 ... Where Is The En [ReadMore..]

Shape Of The Universe Theory

Scientists will be able to use powerful new mathematical tools developed at the University of Waterloo to bring them closer to an understanding of the origin of the universe, says Achim Kempf, an appl [ReadMore..]

Is The Universe Flat Nasa

The most powerful telescope ever built is scheduled to launch on December 18. The James Webb Space Telescope will peer into the atmospheres of exoplanets, some of which are potentially habitable, and [ReadMore..]

UC Berkeley physicist Norman Yao first described five years ago how to make a time crystal—a new form of matter whose patterns repeat in time instead of space. Unlike crystals of emerald or ruby, ho [ReadMore..]

Time Crystals Explained

A team of physicists working with Google claim, in pre-print research, they've created actual time crystals inside a quantum computer. This could be huge! Dec 27, 2021 ... These scientists may have pr [ReadMore..]

Closest Dna To Humans

We've long known that we're closely related to chimpanzees and other primates, but did you know that humans also share more than half of our genetic material ... [ReadMore..]

Are Pigs Self Aware

Jan 27, 2021 ... And self-awareness. Let's backtrack for a sec on the fashion thing – I may be secure and comfortable with who I am, but I HATE being stared at. [ReadMore..]

Time Crystal State Of Matter

A team of researchers including ones from Stanford and Google have created and observed a new phase of matter, popularly known as a time crystal. Nov 30, 2021 ... “Time-crystals are a striking examp [ReadMore..]

How Old Is The Sun

When can baby wear sunscreen and what's safe? Here's how best to protect your baby in the sun. Nov 18, 2020 ... For babies 6 months of age and older: Apply SPF 30 to 50 sunscreen made for children to [ReadMore..]

What Makes Up The Sun

Instead, the sun is composed of layers made up almost entirely of hydrogen and helium. These gases carry out different functions in each layer, and the sun's ... [ReadMore..]

Where Did The Sun Come From

A two-minute primer traces Namaskars—and the pieces missing from modern practice—back thousands of years. Jun 20, 2017 ... Talk about a throwback: Traditionalists trace the roots of modern Sun Sal [ReadMore..]

How Was The Sun Created

Think Earth is the most important spot in the solar system? Think again. The sun is the real star of the show—literally! The sun actually creates weather in space—a stream of charged particles cal [ReadMore..]

How Fast Does The Universe Expand

Among the methods astronomers have found to measure the expansion rate of the local universe, the Hubble constant, surface brightness fluctuations is potentially one of the most precise. Scientists ha [ReadMore..]

Is The Universe Expanding Faster Than Light

Measurements taken by Hubble space telescope conflict with studies of radiation left over from Big Bang – fuelling theories of ‘dark energy’ and mystery particles Jun 3, 2016 ... Nasa and the Eu [ReadMore..]

Is The Universe Really Expanding

Behind the astronomical dispute that’s splitting apart the cosmos. Jan 19, 2019 ... Measurements of the Hubble constant made by directly observing stars yield a cosmic expansion rate of 73. Measurem [ReadMore..]

Why Is The Universe Expanding

Yes, the Universe is expanding, but you might wonder, "how fast is it expanding?" Here's what you need to know. Feb 11, 2022 ... Yes, the Universe is expanding, but you might wonder, "How fast is it e [ReadMore..]

What Is Outside Our Universe

According to general relativity (GR), a universe with a cosmological constant $Λ$, like ours, is trapped inside an event horizon, $r< \sqrt{3/Λ}$. What is outside? We show, using Israel (1967) junct [ReadMore..]

Is The Universe Expanding Fast

Measurements taken by Hubble space telescope conflict with studies of radiation left over from Big Bang – fuelling theories of ‘dark energy’ and mystery particles Jun 3, 2016 ... Nasa and the Eu [ReadMore..]

quantum computing, swarm computing, analogic computing, chaos computing and ... scientific explanation of life would reveal new physics and chemistry. [ReadMore..]

Milky Way Galaxy Spiral Arms

The European Gaia mission keeps uncovering the mysteries of the Milky Way. Jul 30, 2021 ... The Milky Way is known to have two main spiral arms, the Perseus arm and the Scutum-Centaurus arm. Our galax [ReadMore..]

The Milky Way

For the first time, scientists have completely mapped one of the 'bones' of the Milky Way galaxy. 1 day ago ... For the first time, scientists have completely mapped one of the 'bones' of the Milky Wa [ReadMore..]

Milky Way Galaxy Arms

An international research team, with significant participation of astronomers from the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA), has gained important insights into the origin of the material in the s [ReadMore..]

Stars In Milky Way Galaxy

Jan 7, 2020 ... The stars seemingly formed not from material from the Milky Way, but from two nearby dwarf galaxies known as the Magellanic Clouds. Those ... [ReadMore..]

Steven Weinberg Written Works

Steven Weinberg talks to CERN Courier about his seminal 1967 work and discusses where next for particle physics following the discovery of the Higgs boson. Oct 13, 2017 ... Steven Weinberg talks to CE [ReadMore..]

Steven Weinberg Religion Quote

“With or without religion, good people can behave well and bad people can do evil; but for good people to do evil - that takes religion.” · “Religion is an ... [ReadMore..]

Steven Weinberg Dies

Jewish professor was recognized in 1979 with work on mysteries of tiny particles and their electromagnetic interaction that built on Einstein's theory of relativity Jul 26, 2021 ... A professor at the [ReadMore..]

Physicist Steven Weinberg Died

Weinberg, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1979 and the National Medal of Science in 1991, was one of the most decorated UT faculty members and is best known for his research on subatomic part… [ReadMore..]

Steven Weinberg Ut Austin

“By any measure Steve was a great physicist and also a great historian of physics.” Aug 3, 2021 ... Theoretical physicist Steven Weinberg died on 23 July in Austin, ... of Physics and Professor of [ReadMore..]

Quanta Magazine Podcast

In-depth news about mathematics, physics, biology and computer science. Read more at QuantaMagazine.org. Quanta Science Podcast podcast on demand - In-depth news about mathematics, physics, biology an [ReadMore..]

Time crystals defy the laws of physics Aug 6, 2021 ... In a new research paper, that might prove to be a shot in the arm for Quantum computing, scientists from Defense Advanced Research Projects ... [ReadMore..]

Time Crystals Created

Scientists theorised, disproved, revamped and finally created a bizarre new form of matter in just five years. Feb 21, 2017 ... The story of time crystals begins in 2012 with Nobel Prize winner Frank [ReadMore..]

States Of Matter Time Crystals

You probably haven’t heard about time crystals, but you need to know about them. They’re a completely new form of matter that could change everything. MIT theoretical physicist Frank Wilczek first [ReadMore..]

Science What Is Life

Our tools, services, and digital platforms empower scientists and engineers at every stage, helping to deliver scientific breakthroughs. We offer cutting-edge ... [ReadMore..]