NASA's New Horizons mission to Pluto continues to astonish in new set of five studies on the dwarf planet.
By Nsikan Akpan
Biophysicists film and measure how a hydra manages to rip apart its skin to open its mouth.
Scientists use a telescope in Chile to complete a survey of the coldest parts of the Milky Way's galactic plane.
Gravitational waves -- ripples in the fabric of spacetime -- aren’t just an Einstein theory any more. A team of international scientists announced Thursday that they confirmed the waves’ existence after recording feedback from a black hole collision a billion…
If you’ve ever received a speeding ticket, you can thank Albert Einstein.
By Catherine Asaro
Science fiction writer and scientist Catherine Asaro explains what might happen if you could travel faster than light and break Albert Einstein's theoretical speed limit for the universe.
By S. James Gates, Jr.
S. James Gates, Jr., a theoretical physicist, explains how geometry, string theory and Einstein's mathematics have brought society closer to a theory of everything.
By Nsikan Akpan
A new study uses high-speed video and computer graphics uncover how bats make acrobatic flips and land upside down.
Takaaki Kajita of University of Tokyo and Arthur B. McDonald of Queen's University in Canada have now won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass.
By Rebecca Jacobson, Inside Energy
When a wave of charged particles and magnetic field from the sun hits the Earth, the planet becomes a neon light bulb.
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