Slashdot Items Tagged "physics"

Date / Time Story
Friday March 04, 2016 @01:25PM Hubble Shatters the Cosmic Distance Record
Thursday March 03, 2016 @10:36AM 'Moth Eye' Graphene Breakthrough Could Create Indoor Solar Cells
Monday February 29, 2016 @06:18PM Scientists Find That Conditions For Life May Hinge On How Fast the Universe Is Expanding
Friday February 26, 2016 @03:00AM Why LIGO's Black Holes Probably Didn't Come From a Single Star
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @05:58PM New Fast Radio Burst Discovery Finds 'Missing Matter' In the Universe
Monday February 15, 2016 @10:17PM SnO: First Stable P-Type 2D Semiconductor Discovered
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:04PM LIGO Will Make Gravitational Waves Announcement on Thursday
Thursday February 11, 2016 @11:58AM It's Official: LIGO Scientists Make First-Ever Observation of Gravity Waves
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:13PM Listen To Hawking's Second Reith Lecture On Black Holes, Illustrated
Thursday January 21, 2016 @09:12AM Theoretical Evidence For a Ninth Planet Beyond Pluto May Be Premature
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @01:04PM The Hardware That Searches For Dark Matter
Sunday January 10, 2016 @10:37AM Scientists Can Pinpoint Surface Gravity On Other Stars
Sunday December 27, 2015 @03:14AM How Big Was the Universe When It Was First Born?
Saturday December 19, 2015 @12:32AM Astronomers Successfully Predict Appearance of Supernova
Friday December 18, 2015 @04:45PM Swedish researchers break "unbreakable" quantum cryptography
Saturday December 12, 2015 @02:22AM Why Is Gravity the Weakest Force?
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:20AM A New Technique For Creating Diamonds Discovered
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:21PM Controversial Experiment Sees No Evidence That the Universe Is a Hologram
Saturday November 28, 2015 @11:09PM 2 Planets Can Share the Same Orbit, In 3 Different Ways
Sunday November 15, 2015 @02:26AM Quantum Entanglement Survives, Even Across an Event Horizon
Saturday October 17, 2015 @10:29AM An Experiment Could Determine Whether Gravity Is Quantized
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:51AM Neutrino 'Flip' Discovery Earns Nobel For Japanese, Canadian Researchers
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:07AM 2015 Physics Nobel: Takaaki Kajita, Arthur McDonald for Neutrino work
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:30PM Inside the Spaceflight of 'The Martian'
Saturday September 19, 2015 @10:33AM Former NASA Mission Controller James Oberg Lauds 'The Martian'
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:04AM Why the Black Hole Information Paradox Is Such a Problem
Saturday August 22, 2015 @11:34PM Some Observers Perceive the Universe To Be Much Younger Than We Do
Saturday August 22, 2015 @04:06PM Re-Examined IceCube Data Firms Up Case For Extra-Galactic Neutrinos
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:16AM XKCD Author's New Unpublished Book Becomes Scientific Best-Seller
Sunday August 09, 2015 @10:05AM A Fermilab First: Detecting Oscillating Neutrinos
Sunday June 21, 2015 @12:03PM Plasma Resonance Could Overcome Radio Silence For Returning Spacecraft
Saturday June 13, 2015 @08:05PM Past a Certain Critical Temperature, the Universe Will Be Destroyed
Saturday June 06, 2015 @01:13AM Quantum Gravity Will Be Just Fine Without String Theory
Friday June 05, 2015 @07:23PM LHC Restarts High-Energy Quest For Exotic Physics
Sunday May 31, 2015 @10:58PM Does a Black Hole Have a Shape?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @06:49PM There Is a Finite Limit On How Long Intelligence Can Exist In Our Universe
Saturday May 30, 2015 @12:23AM The Case For a Muon Collider Succeeding the LHC Just Got Stronger
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:04PM New Class of "Non-Joulian" Magnets Change Volume In Magnetic Field
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:23PM Shape of the Universe Determined To Be Really, Really Flat
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:26PM NFL Releases Deflategate Report
Friday April 24, 2015 @11:25PM Mystery of the Coldest Spot In the CMB Solved
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:24PM The Origin of the First Light In the Universe
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @12:07PM Distance of a Microlensing Event Measured For the First Time
Sunday April 05, 2015 @10:47AM Restart of Large Hadron Collider At CERN
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:19AM NASA-ESA Project Will Shoot an Asteroid To See What Happens
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:46PM Scientists Create Permanently Slick Surface So Ketchup Won't Stay In Bottle
Friday March 20, 2015 @10:37PM How Space Can Expand Faster Than the Speed of Light
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: Choosing a Laptop To Support Physics Research?
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @10:57AM Dry-Ice Heat Engines For Martian Colonists
Monday March 02, 2015 @10:12PM Physicists May Be One Step Closer To Explaining High-Temp Superconductivity
Friday January 30, 2015 @10:00PM There Is No "You" In a Parallel Universe
Thursday January 29, 2015 @10:45AM The Quantum Experiment That Simulates a Time Machine
Thursday January 29, 2015 @09:05AM Why ATM Bombs May Be Coming Soon To the United States
Saturday January 17, 2015 @02:53PM Analysis Suggests Solar System Contains Massive Trans-Neptunian Objects
Sunday December 28, 2014 @03:58PM New Proposed Path for Manned Trips to Mars: Let Mars' Gravity Capture Spacecraft
Friday December 26, 2014 @07:32PM New Paper Claims Neutrino Is Likely a Faster-Than-Light Particle
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:55AM Terrestrial Gamma Ray Bursts Very Common
Friday December 12, 2014 @11:37PM Deflating Claims That ESA Craft Has Spotted Dark Matter
Thursday December 11, 2014 @02:14PM MIT Removes Online Physics Lectures and Courses By Walter Lewin
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @10:25AM Berkeley Lab Builds World Record Tabletop-Size Particle Accelerator
Sunday November 30, 2014 @02:21PM Physicist Kip Thorne On the Physics of "Interstellar"
Thursday November 27, 2014 @01:29PM LHC's 'Heart' Starts Pumping Protons Before Restart
Monday October 27, 2014 @01:10AM Dwarf Galaxies Dim Hopes of Dark Matter
Sunday October 12, 2014 @06:19PM Microsoft's Quantum Mechanics
Saturday October 11, 2014 @06:18PM Z Machine Makes Progress Toward Nuclear Fusion
Thursday October 09, 2014 @11:21AM No Nobel For Nick Holonyak Jr, Father of the LED
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @11:51AM First Teleportation of Multiple Quantum Properties of a Single Photon
Monday September 01, 2014 @08:45AM Feynman Lectures Released Free Online
Thursday August 28, 2014 @10:01AM Death Valley's Sailing Stones Caught In the Act
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @11:29AM Fermilab Begins Testing Holographic Universe Theory
Thursday August 14, 2014 @08:09AM Why Hasn't This Asteroid Disintegrated?
Saturday August 09, 2014 @07:15PM Do Dark Matter and Dark Energy Cast Doubt On the Big Bang?
Friday August 08, 2014 @08:38AM 'Unparticles' May Hold the Key To Superconductivity
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @12:15PM The Man Who Invented the 26th Dimension
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @08:11PM The Milky Way Is Much Less Massive Than Previous Thought
Thursday July 24, 2014 @03:19PM Black Holes Not Black After All, Theorize Physicists
Wednesday July 23, 2014 @08:40AM China Plans Particle Colliders That Would Dwarf CERN's LHC
Friday July 18, 2014 @07:45AM Cosmologists Show Negative Mass Could Exist In Our Universe
Wednesday July 16, 2014 @01:10PM Researchers Find Evidence of How Higgs Particle Imparts Mass
Wednesday July 09, 2014 @09:26AM Physicists Spot Potential Source of 'Oh-My-God' Particles
Saturday June 28, 2014 @04:30PM Secret of the Banjo's Unique Sound Discovered By Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @04:52PM Evidence of a Correction To the Speed of Light
Monday June 23, 2014 @08:06PM Microscopic View of How Leaves Repel Water
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:28PM Fresh Evidence Supports Higgs Boson Discovery
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:35AM Gecko Feet Inspire Hand-Held Spider-Man Paddles
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @12:05PM Moon Swirls May Inspire Revolution In the Science of Deflector Shields
Sunday June 01, 2014 @08:01PM Optical Levitation, Space Travel, Quantum Mechanics and Gravity
Monday May 19, 2014 @11:25PM Fusion Power By 2020? Researchers Say Yes and Turn To Crowdfunding.
Thursday May 15, 2014 @08:30AM Momentous Big Bang Findings Questioned
Sunday May 04, 2014 @02:39PM Meet Ununseptium, Best Contender Yet For Element 117
Sunday May 04, 2014 @02:47AM Is There a Limit To a Laser's Energy?
Friday April 25, 2014 @11:59AM Siphons Work Due To Gravity, Not Atmospheric Pressure: Now With Peer Review
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @08:29AM Reinventing the Axe
Sunday April 06, 2014 @01:42PM Why Are We Made of Matter?
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @10:23AM Physicists Produce Antineutrino Map of the World
Monday March 24, 2014 @05:13PM Last Week's Announcement About Gravitational Waves and Inflation May Be Wrong
Wednesday March 12, 2014 @11:41AM First Mathematical Model of 13th Century 'Big Bang' Cosmology
Friday March 07, 2014 @08:57PM Einstein's Lost Model of the Universe Discovered 'Hiding In Plain Sight'
Thursday February 20, 2014 @11:25AM Scientists Calculate Most Precise Measurement of Electron's Mass
Friday February 07, 2014 @07:42PM Quarks Know Their Left From Their Right
Friday January 31, 2014 @08:17PM China's PandaX Project Looks For Dark Matter In the Heart of a Marble Mountain
Thursday January 30, 2014 @09:43AM Amherst Researchers Create Magnetic Monopoles
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @02:35PM Ampere Could Be Redefined After Experiments Track Single Electrons Crossing Chip
Friday January 10, 2014 @06:40PM Physicists Claim First Observation of a Quantum Cheshire Cat
Monday January 06, 2014 @07:06PM Experiments Reveal That Deformed Rubber Sheet Is Not Like Spacetime
Monday December 16, 2013 @11:25PM The Geekiest Game Ever Made?
Sunday December 15, 2013 @11:05AM No Longer "Noble"; Argon Compound Found In Space
Saturday December 14, 2013 @09:42AM Pulsar Gets the Munchies, Snacks On an Asteroid
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:26AM New Superconductor Theory May Revolutionize Electrical Engineering
Friday November 22, 2013 @08:30AM At Long Last: IceCube Spots 28 High-Energy Neutrinos
Saturday November 02, 2013 @07:40PM Thanks to Neutrino Detector, We Might Get a Good Look At the Next Supernova
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @01:49PM Most Sensitive Detector Yet Fails To Find Any Signs of Dark Matter
Wednesday October 23, 2013 @08:09AM First Experimental Evidence That Time Is an Emergent Quantum Phenomenon
Thursday October 17, 2013 @05:21PM Intel's 14nm Broadwell Delayed Because of Low Yield
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @08:53AM Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs Awarded Nobel Prize For Boson Discovery
Monday October 07, 2013 @07:52PM Fusion Reactor Breaks Even
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @06:46PM Black Holes Grow By Eating Quantum Foam
Friday August 23, 2013 @08:56PM NIST Ytterbium Atomic Clocks Set Record For Stability
Wednesday August 21, 2013 @03:11PM Physicists find solid-state 'triple point' in material that conducts, insulates
Thursday August 08, 2013 @07:33AM New Technique Creates 3D Images Through a Single Lens
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @11:04AM NASA Data Suggests Solar Magnetic Field About To Flip
Friday August 02, 2013 @06:50PM Monopoles and Magnetricity
Friday July 26, 2013 @04:57PM Swirls In the Afterglow of the Big Bang Could Set Stage For Major Discovery
Friday July 26, 2013 @02:12PM The Physics of the World's Fastest Man
Saturday July 20, 2013 @12:27AM Evolution of AI Interplanetary Trajectories Reaches Human-Competitive Levels
Sunday July 14, 2013 @12:00AM Sculpting Nanoflows With Supercomputers
Friday June 28, 2013 @07:55PM 'Corkscrew' Light Could Turbocharge Internet
Friday June 28, 2013 @06:37PM D-Wave Large-Scale Quantum Chip Validated, Says USC Team
Thursday June 20, 2013 @03:19PM Pinholes and Plastic Wrap Make Solid Walls "Transparent" To Sound
Wednesday June 12, 2013 @12:21PM International Linear Collider Design Ready To Go
Thursday June 06, 2013 @02:49PM Temporal Cloak Erases Data From History
Tuesday June 04, 2013 @07:31AM Own the Controversy! Blackbird DDWFTTW Up For Auction!
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @01:52PM Transporting a 15-m, 600-ton Magnet Cross Country
Thursday May 02, 2013 @09:17AM Condensation On Your Beer != Good
Wednesday May 01, 2013 @08:54AM IBM Makes a Movie Out of Atoms
Wednesday April 24, 2013 @10:53AM LHCb Experiment Observes New Matter-Antimatter Difference
Thursday April 18, 2013 @08:23AM Prof. Stephen Hawking: Great Scientist, Bad Gambler
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @11:37AM WIMPs found?
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @11:12AM Higgs data could spell trouble for leading Big Bang theory
Wednesday April 17, 2013 @11:06AM Higgs Data Could Spell Trouble For Leading Big Bang Theory
Wednesday April 03, 2013 @04:29PM Space station's antimatter detector finds its first evidence of dark matter
Monday April 01, 2013 @09:40AM CERN Physicists Announce the Substandard Model
Thursday March 28, 2013 @10:23AM Cosmic Microwave Background: Google Earth Style
Thursday March 28, 2013 @01:49AM Speed of light not constant at quantum level
Thursday March 14, 2013 @02:39PM Growing Consensus: The Higgs Boson Exists
Saturday March 09, 2013 @09:28PM Why All the Higgs Hate? It's a 'Vanilla' Boson
Saturday March 09, 2013 @02:46PM Physicists Discover 13 New Solutions To Three-Body Problem
Friday March 08, 2013 @02:46AM Why All the Higgs Hate? It's a 'Vanilla' Boson
Friday March 01, 2013 @12:55PM Has Lockeed Martin Solved the Energy Problem?
Thursday February 21, 2013 @09:11AM Does the Higgs Boson Reveal Our Universe's Doomsday?
Tuesday February 19, 2013 @02:16PM Does the Higgs Boson Reveal Our Universe's Doomsday?
Friday February 01, 2013 @08:31PM XKCD Gets Noticed By a Physics Professor
Saturday January 26, 2013 @03:38AM Purported Relativity Paradox Resolved
Friday January 25, 2013 @09:04AM What's with the proton?
Friday January 11, 2013 @08:47PM Crowd Funding For Crank Physics
Friday January 11, 2013 @03:57PM Crowd funding for crank physics
Friday January 11, 2013 @11:46AM Scientists Discover Universe's Largest Structure
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @09:50PM Standard Kilogram Gains Weight
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @03:03PM Does all of science really move in "paradigm shifts"?
Wednesday January 02, 2013 @02:08PM Einstein@Home Set To Break Petaflops Barrier
Monday December 17, 2012 @11:25PM Ask Slashdot: Should Scientists Build a New Particle Collider In Japan?
Monday December 17, 2012 @07:33PM What if reality was really just a 'Sims universe?
Monday December 17, 2012 @01:56PM Ask Slashdot: Should scientists build a new particle collider in Japan?
Monday December 17, 2012 @12:02PM Norway Launches Thorium Nuclear Reactor
Wednesday December 12, 2012 @11:16AM Has the Mythical Unicorn of Materials Science Finally Been Found?
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @03:22PM Has the mythical unicorn of materials science finally been found?
Tuesday December 11, 2012 @08:40AM Physicists Turn Pull Into Push
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @05:39PM Fiber Optic Spanner (Wrench) developed at U.T. Arlington
Thursday November 29, 2012 @03:05PM Nobel Prize Winner Got Free House and Free (as In Beer) Beer
Sunday November 18, 2012 @03:15PM Deathstar! Europe Building Most Powerful Laser Ever Built
Friday November 09, 2012 @01:45PM Scientists Study "Frictional Ageing" - Standing Objects Becoming Harder to Move
Thursday November 08, 2012 @09:10AM Quantum entangled batteries could be the perfect power source
Wednesday November 07, 2012 @11:59AM MIT Slows Down Speed of Light In New Game
Tuesday October 30, 2012 @05:11PM Ask Slashdot: What Stands In the Way of a Truly Solar-Powered Airliner?
Monday October 29, 2012 @11:47AM Camera Technique Captures New View Of Space & Time
Monday October 22, 2012 @08:06AM 5000 fps camera reveals the physics of baseball
Monday October 15, 2012 @06:46PM Physicists Propose "Perpetual Motion" Time Crystals
Monday October 15, 2012 @06:22PM Physicists propose "perpetual motion" time crystals
Saturday October 13, 2012 @10:10AM Is the Universe a Simulation?
Thursday October 11, 2012 @08:07AM Mathematicians Extend Einstein's Special Relativity Beyond Speed of Light
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @08:35AM Quantum Particle Work Wins Nobel For French, US Scientists
Tuesday October 09, 2012 @06:44AM Quantum particle work wins Nobel for French, U.S. scientists
Friday October 05, 2012 @03:50PM New Study Shows Universe Still Expanding On Schedule
Thursday October 04, 2012 @08:35AM Quantum Measurements Leave Schrödinger's Cat Alive
Friday September 28, 2012 @07:40AM Japanese Scientists Produce Element 113
Thursday September 20, 2012 @09:00AM Ultra-Powerful Laser To Be Built In Romania
Thursday September 20, 2012 @08:30AM Fusion Power Breakthrough Near At Sandia Labs?
Tuesday September 18, 2012 @09:36AM Warp Drive Might Be Less Impossible Than Previously Thought
Monday September 17, 2012 @04:54AM Australian study backs major assumption of cosmology
Thursday September 13, 2012 @11:33AM The Physics of the 'Levitating' Slinky
Thursday September 13, 2012 @10:49AM Canadian Scientists Bind High-Temp Superconductor Components With Scotch Tape
Monday September 10, 2012 @10:42AM CERN Experiment Indicates Faster-Than-Light Neutrinos
Sunday September 09, 2012 @11:09AM Fermilab Preparing For Experiment With Neutrino Beam
Saturday September 08, 2012 @01:19AM Violation of Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @04:59PM Physics of Dissolving Candy
Saturday September 01, 2012 @01:31PM Radioactive Decay Apparently Influenced By the Sun
Thursday August 30, 2012 @02:02PM US colliders jostle for funds
Monday August 27, 2012 @04:07AM Physicists claim detection of dark matter
Monday August 13, 2012 @10:47AM IBM Claims Spintronics Memory Breakthrough
Friday August 03, 2012 @02:10PM Scientists Have Made the World's First Quantum Router