David Tong, a physicist at Cambridge University, explains string theory.
Facts we take for granted—like e=mc2—often have a long story behind them.
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How to become a good theoretical physicist
An international team of scientists working with the Event Horizon Telescope project have been able to measure the radius of a black hole for the first time.
South-African-born scientist, now director of the Perimeter Institute, bridges the yawning gap between science and society in 2012 Massey Lectures.
At 12-years-old, Jacob Barnett is a genius. He's already in college, his IQ is higher than Einstein's, and for fun he's working on an expanded version of that man's theory of relativity. So far, the signs are good. Professors are astounded. So what e...
The universe can be a very strange place. While groundbreaking ideas such as quantum theory, relativity, and even the Earth going around the Sun might be commonly accepted now, science still continues to show that the universe contains things you mig...