The discovery that carbon atoms act as a marker of time of death transformed everything from biochemistry to oceanography – but the breakthrough nearly didn’t happen Martin Kamen had worked for three and
Carbon is quite an abundant element. It's the basis of life on Earth, and comes in a variety of forms. Its unique chemical structure makes it readily bond with other atoms to form molecules, whether with
The Universe is out there, waiting for you to discover it. Einstein deriving special relativity, for an audience of onlookers, in 1934. The consequences of applying relativity to the right systems require
New research confirms Einstein's theory of gravity but brings scientists a step closer to the day when it might be supplanted by something new. Albert Einstein can explain a lot, but maybe not black holes.
"I cannot define the real problem, therefore I suspect there's no real problem, but I'm not sure there's no real problem." The American physicist Richard Feynman said this about the notorious puzzles paradoxes