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This new equation promises to unify physics theories with the help of wormholes

As far as famous equations go, none are more known than <b>Einstein’s</b> <b>E=mc2</b><b>.</b> This insight by Einstein that relates mass and energy has been linked to the …

Quantum Mechanics

Crave giveaway: DJI Phantom accessories from Drone World

Congratulations to Tim L. of Pembroke Pines, Florida, for winning an Arccos Driver golf-performance-tracking system in last week's giveaway.<p>So you have a DJI Phantom 3 or Phantom 4 drone, but you wish it could travel farther from the remote than the standard 1.2 or 3.1 miles the gadgets can venture …

Drones

Multimeter Basics: Measuring Voltage, Resistance, and Current

Your eyes can’t show you what’s happening inside a circuit, but a meter can.<p>Every meter has a “common” socket, color-coded black and labeled “com.” Plug the black probe into this socket.<p>You’ll also find a red-coded socket, labeled with the letter V and an ohm symbol to tell you that it measures …

Arduino

Contemplating a Quantum Future

News Writer: Kimm Fesenmaier John Preskill, the Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at Caltech and director of the Institute for …

Entanglement: Gravity's long-distance connection

When Albert Einstein scoffed at a “spooky” long-distance connection between particles, he wasn’t thinking about his general theory of …

Upcycle a Microwave into a Spot Welder

When space is at a premium, you have to choose your tools very strategically. With that in mind, long-time Maker Matthew Borgatti recently completed work on a homemade spot welder, built from a scrapped microwave and a few other parts.<p>Spot welders, Borgatti explains, are incredibly handy tools, …

Handy

Quantum Experiment Shows How “Time” Doesn’t Exist As We Think It Does (Mind-Altering)

In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>John Ioannidis, an epidemiologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, published an article titled "Why Most Published …

Einstein and Beyond

He's one of the greatest explorers of space and science. Yet his discoveries came a long time ago. They came before the first satellite was launched. …

General Relativity explained like you've never seen before

A super-quick, super-painless guide to the theory that conquered the universe.<p>scroll down<br>to begin<p>For 100 years, the general theory of relativity has …