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Particle Physics Discovery Raises Hope For A Theory Of Everything

May 17, 2015 | by Vakhtang Kartvelishvili The standard model of particle physics, which describes every particle we know of and how they interact, was given much credence when the … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Anthropic Principle and Quantum Physics (Anthropic Principle 3)

In Newton’s time, humanity has been relegated to the position of “observer” of the Universe, placed apart from it, supposedly able to look at the Universe, live in the Universe, … Continue reading

May 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

What is Occam’s Razor? (Content Maybe Offensive)

William of Ockham (/ˈɒkəm/; also Occam, from Latin: Gulielmus Occamus;[1][2] c. 1287 – 1347) was anEnglish Franciscan friar and scholastic philosopher and theologian, who is believed to have been born … Continue reading

May 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

6 Ways To Time Travel (By Minute Physics)

M.K Thomas | MKT Library Contributor Well, we all know that time moves forward. In away, this makes us all travellers through time. But, that is just not enough because … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Science of ‘Interstellar’ Explained (Infographic)

By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist   |   November 07, 2014 02:02pm ET Warning: SPOILER ALERT! This infographic contains details about the space film “Interstellar.” The film “Interstellar” relies on real science … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Coldest and Hottest Temperatures in the Known Universe (Infographic)

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Jolene Creighton in Infographics Earth may seem like it has a lot of diversity, and I suppose that it does. There are organisms that … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · 2 Comments

New Particle Is Both Matter and Antimatter: The Majorana fermion

October 12, 2014 There are a number of things that we still don’t understand about our universe. Case in point, since the 1930s, scientists have been searching for particles that … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Excerpts from Particle Physics, The standard model – [Gluons]

Gluons are the exchange particles for the color force between quarks, analogous to the exchange of photons in the electromagnetic force between two charged particles. The gluon can be considered … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gravity & Magnetism – Qs & As – (Part 2)

Hello, readers and friends of science.. So, if you have taken the time to read Part One of this series of Qs and As, this is the time to jump … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gravity & Magnetism – Qs & As – (Part 1)

Hello there dear readers… In a recent conversation with some interesting people, questions where asked about the differences and similarities between the force of gravity and the force of magnetism. … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · 3 Comments

All about… Particle detection

With CERN’s Large Hadron Collider having reached a data milestone and amid reports of the possible discovery of previously unknown particles by the Tevatron, we take a look at the … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

What is superposition?

What do ripples on puddles, waves on ropes and noise-cancelling headphones have in common? They all show superposition. When two waves meet they overlap and interact. Sometimes they add to … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

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