physics

Einstein was right (again): gravitational waves detected a second time

Posted in Science on 18th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The first detection of gravitational waves was made in September, It created a scientific sensation and was a benchmark in physics.

Gigantic space-based test to detect gravitational waves

Posted in Hardware on 8th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

A full-scale gravitational wave observatory in space would be able to detect fluctuations caused by the mergers of supermassive black holes in galaxies anywhere.

Hubble Telescope clocks a faster rate of cosmic expansion

Posted in Featured, Science on 3rd Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

The Universe may be expanding up to 9% faster than previously thought.

Mysterious Heavy Ion Beams Above Mars Explained

Posted in Science on 30th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

NASA's latest mission to Mars has uncovered the origins of fast-moving streams of particles high above the planet, flowing against the solar wind.

The Universe is expanding faster than physics can explain

Posted in Featured, Science on 18th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

The most precise measurement ever made of the current rate of expansion of the Universe has been achieved by physicists, and theres a problem: