This undated file photo shows the famed German borne physicist Prof. Dr. Albert Einstein, author of the theory of Relativity. (AP-PHOTO) Everyone knows Albert Einstein was a genius, but can you explain
The Universe is out there, waiting for you to discover it. Not only is the Sun's corona visible during a total solar eclipse, but so are, under the right conditions, stars located a great distance away.
Murray Gell-Mann, physicist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for his work on elementary particles – obituary
Murray Gell-Mann, the theoretical physicist, who has died aged 89, was most famous as the man who discovered and named the quark, the basic building block of atomic nuclei, though that was only a small
Tenzing was born in the village of Thami, probably in 1915, the exact date of his birth is uncertain. Like a number of other Sherpas at that time he moved to Darjeeling in India as a young man, and it
Wills served as a volunteer nurse during World War I and as a pathologist during World War II. Friday's Google Doodle celebrates the 131st birthday of hematologist Lucy Wills, who discovered that folic
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — America’s first female astronaut candidate, pilot Jerrie Cobb, who pushed for equality in space but never reached its heights, has died. Cobb died in Florida at age 88 on March
Author Isaac Asimov. (Photo by © Alex Gotfryd/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images) Isaac Asimov, one of the greatest science fiction writers of the 20th century, came to America as a family immigrant. In fact,