Rory McBrady

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No, Black Holes Can't 'Burp.' But What They Do Instead Is Important

For something that is in some ways nothing, black holes sure get a lot of attention. The infinitely dense remains of collapsed stars, black holes …

A physics genius reveals the smartest way to inspire a child's love of math and science

Theoretical physicist and one of the world's leading string field theorists, Brian Greene came by to discuss how to get kids fired up over science.<p>Greene is the co-founder of the World Science Festival, which has a new initiative called "City of Science" which is a 5-event series. The third event …

Rovelli’s Sublime Physics

“IMAGINE A BOX OF LIGHT,” Albert Einstein told Niels Bohr in 1930, continuing their argument of 20-odd years. If we let a single photon — a particle …

Physics

Everything you need to know about the Large Hadron Collider

Deep under the border of Switzerland and France, a massive ring-shaped installation blasts particles into one another at incredible speeds. …

Big step for quantum teleportation won’t bring us any closer to Star Trek. Here’s why

Two teams have set new distance records for quantum teleportation: using the weirdness of quantum mechanics to instantly transfer the condition or …