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Did The Big Bang Really Start The Universe? New Theory Offers An Alternative

We've all heard of the Big Bang. It's the explosive event that occurred at the beginning of our universe, according to a long-running theory. Even …

Dark Matter

How Can Space Travel Faster Than The Speed Of Light?

Letter written in Italian by Albert Einstein defending his theory of relativity and referring to 'God' as a scientific concept sells for £50,000

• <b>The letter was written in 1925 and addressed to engineer Giovanni Giorgi</b>• <b><br>In it, Einstein dismisses views of American critic opposed to his theory</b>• <b><br>It is</b> …

What is the most difficult concept to grasp in physics?

One of the most difficult concepts to grasp would be how general relativity treats time as just the fourth dimension. The difficulty is more …

Richard Feynman
Black Holes

Quantum Physics and the Abuse of Reason

<i>(Update: listen to my interview with Oxford professor Dr. Simon Saunders on this subject.)</i><p>Patriotism has been called the “last refuge of a …

How we’d acquaint aliens with our civilization

So here’s your task: you can put 115 images on a spacecraft that, in sum, will acquaint any aliens who see them with the nature of our world and our …

Women in Science

Solar flair: NASA mission provides mesmerizing images of the sun

<b>(CNN) —</b> For five years, a NASA spacecraft has drifted through the heavens, providing astronomers with the most detailed views of the sun to date.<p>And now, following the Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) mission's fifth anniversary, we can share in some of the most dramatic and mesmerizing moments of …

Universe

New particle in physics may be found this year

The Large Hadron Collider, built by the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), has undergone major upgrades this year will begin its second, three-year run.<p>CERN says that after a two-year break for upgrades, the LHC will be twice as powerful this time.<p>The collider is already credited …

Physics

See How Ebola's Spread Compares to Other Deadly Outbreaks

When the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) compared Ebola to AIDS last week, he introduced a new note of urgency to …

Disease