Black holes aren’t noted for their movement. They generally just sit there, sucking in matter, farting out Hawking particles, and annoying physicists by refusing to behave exactly the way they’re supposed
Astronomers built the largest map of “holes” in the universe to prove Einstein was right about gravity
Since its discovery in 2008, astronomers have been puzzled by a cosmic mystery so vexing that it has even led some to question whether the general theory of relativity—Einstein’s masterpiece theory of
The presence of that vapor becomes especially apparent in the summer, when droplets collect on glasses of ice water and air conditioning units drip onto unsuspecting passersby. An Israeli company called
The latest search for a new particle has fizzled. Scientists are excited, and a bit scared. Particle physicists are rather philosophical when describing their work. “Whatever we find out, that is what
We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism
After 30 years of development, virus-beating insects are finally being deployed in megacities around the world. On January 4th, 2011, in the first hours of a crisp Australian morning, Scott O’Neill walks
A new theory suggests that missing extra copies of the Higgs boson might explain why gravity is so much weaker than it should be. Something is seriously wrong with gravity, and nobody's quite sure why.