Albert Einstein

What Is The Singularity And Will You Live To See It?

Ever since scientists first discovered the existence of black holes in our universe, we have all wondered: what could possibly exist beyond the veil …

Theory of Relativity

Ivanka Trump Misquoted Einstein And The Internet Loves It

Twitter users shared their own embellished quotes.

Donald Trump

Could there be a theory of everything?

<i>Could there be a theory that describes all of the fundamental laws of nature, a Theory of Everything? Einstein thought so but he never managed to</i> …

Physics

Einstein’s Little-Known Passion Project? A Refrigerator

Many people know that work on nuclear weapons enabled the development of the first electronic computers. But it’s no less true that the humble …

Physics

Weird Quantum Mechanics Discovery Says Pushing Particles Forward Can Make Them Go Backward

Quantum mechanics continues to provide brain-busting discoveries as mathematicians find that <b>quantum mechanical particles</b> can move in the opposite …

Quantum Mechanics

From Hawking to parasites: 5 mind expanding science talks

WIRED rounds up some of the best TED talks and science lecture around<p>It's never been easier to learn about the wonders of science from the comfort of …

Gravitational Waves

Relativistic Time

Since <b>Albert Einstein</b> published his <b>Theory of Relativity</b> (the <b>Special Theory</b> in 1905, and the <b>General Theory</b> in 1916), our understanding of time has …

Theory of Relativity

Lawrence Krauss on "Seeing" the Early Universe

Theoretical physicist and cosmologist Lawrence M. Krauss spoke at CSICon 2016 about scientists' attempt to look back in time to the beginning of our …

Gravitational Waves

Poetry Daily

As Observed from a Stationary Picnic Table<p>Julia asked me why I didn't come there anymore<br>to eat my lunch on the picnic table beside the statue<br>of …

Marilyn Monroe

Debate Ignited Over Analysis of Gravitational Wave Readings

Gravitational waves, those made by the merging of two black holes, are difficult to detect but the team at LIGO, the Laser Interferometer …

Gravitational Waves

Get blinded with science from your very own mini Professor Einstein robot

I can’t decide if this animatronic robot is creepy or cool, so I’ll let you be the judge. Professor Albert Einstein by Hanson Robotics is a 14.5-inch …

Robots

In 1932, Einstein asked Freud for a psychological cure to war. Now you can send their correspondence to hotheads anywhere in the world

A few months before Adolf Hitler began his reign of terror in Germany, Albert Einstein wrote a letter to Sigmund Freud asking the revered psychoanalyst for a prescription against “man’s lust for hatred and destruction.” Anguished by his role in ushering the atomic age, Einstein wrote, “Is it …

The ESA's hunt for gravitational waves is over, for now

On July 18th, 2017 at around 2PM Eastern time, Professor Stefano Vitale sent the LISA Pathfinder its final kill commands from the mission's control center in Germany. The lead investigator's instructions prompted the probe to reboot itself and run a corrupted version of its software. That ensures …

Gravitational Waves

The explosive tale of a spy, a ghost particle and a new physics – David Kaiser

Every fraction of a second, invisible particles called neutrinos whiz past the vans and Winnebagos on Highway 169 headed toward McKinley Park in …

Physics

52 Of The Best Quotes About Learning

<b>52 Of The Best Quotes About Learning</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>The internet loves many things.<p>It loves cats, for example. Memes, too. It loves video, which …

Motivation

The real Einstein would send Professor Einstein, his robot namesake, into a black hole

Albert Einstein — the guy who couldn't tie his shoelace, but also developed the Theory of Relativity — was a both a genius and an oddball. His robot namesake, Professor Einstein, is mostly just an oddball.<p>Hanson Robotics Founder and CEO David Hanson has long been fascinated by the German-born …

Robots

Could You Crash Into a Black Hole?

By their very name, black holes exude mystery. They’re unobservable, uncontrollable and—for more than 50 years after their first prediction in …

Astrophysics

We're Sending Another Probe to Mercury to Work Out Why The Planet's Shrinking

Mercury Shrinking<p>The European Space Agency (ESA) and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) have unveiled the probe they’re sending to study …

Theory of Relativity

A Woman's Journey To Becoming An Intuitive Leader

, CommunityVoice<p>Shutterstock<p>“Young lady, are you sure you’re in the right place?”<p>Those were the first words spoken to me when, at the tender age of 25, I attended my first trade show in Europe. I was sent to represent my family’s interests after the passing of my father, a great and prolific …

Leadership

Infographic: The Workspaces Of Famous Creatives

Where do the world’s most creative and innovative individuals sit down to work? That is always a subject of curiosity. Are they hyper organized—and …

Famous

How giant atoms may help catch gravitational waves from the Big Bang

Detecting gravitational waves was one of the most important discoveries of the century.<p>There was a lot of excitement last year when the LIGO …

Gravitational Waves

The cosmic dance of three dead stars could break relativity

Imagine you’re an astronomer with bright ideas about the hidden laws of the cosmos. Like any good scientist, you craft an experiment to test your …

Theory of Relativity

How to Fight Al-Qaeda and ISIS Using Bitcoin And Shift Balance of Power

US House Bill 2433 is on the floor of Congress awaiting a vote. The session started again today, and the bill calls for the “Under Secretary of …

Al-Qaeda

Five questions no one can answer

<b>Science doesn't have all the answers. But it has the ones you can trust.</b><p>Users on <i>reddit</i> have been compiling the questions science is still to …

Sleep

LIGO vs. LISA: the race for gravitational waves

Gravitational waves were first detected on Earth. But soon the search continues in space. This Tuesday the satellite LISA Pathfinder will be switched …

Gravitational Waves

Nithya Radhakrishnan – This Indian Photographer Redefines Flora Photography With Her Dreamy Frames

Such classy elegance in compositions and exceptional light with elements of nature. Meet this Indian photographer Nithya Radhakrishnan who loves to …

Photography

The Organizational Tactics, Work Habits and Routines of the Most Successful People (Infographic)

Take a look at how some of the most successful people set up their workspace.<p>How your workspace is set up can help or hinder your productivity. So what makes for a great workspace?<p>For inspiration, see how people such as Elon Musk and Oprah Winfrey organize their desks and surroundings. Of course, …

Productivity

Albert Einstein Quantum Physics Letter Signed

Max Born was a renowned physicist who was crucial for the development of quantum mechanics (and also the Ph.D. supervisor of many important …

Quantum Mechanics

Is Dark Energy Just An Illusion, As Is Often Suggested?

A renewed suggestion that dark energy may not be real — dispensing with 70% of the stuff in the universe — has reignited a longstanding debate.<p>Dark …

Theory of Relativity

Albert Einstein Signed Letter on Freud

Einstein: “I am an eager admirer of Freud as an author and thinker…”<p>Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, and Sigmund Freud were the three giants of …

Physics