101 Results

Have Balloons and Ice Broken the Standard Model?

How five anomalous events at two neutrino experiments provide evidence for supersymmetry.

The Fourth Copernican Revolution

Is our universe one island in an archipelago?

Is It Time to Get Rid of Time?

The crisis inside the physics of time.

Fine Tuning Is Just Fine

Why it’s not such a problem that the Large Hadron Collider hasn’t found new physics.

The End of Time

In the fundamental physics of the world, there is neither space nor time.

When the Heavens Stopped Being Perfect

The advent of the telescope punctured our ideals about the nighttime sky.

The Science of Star Wars Weaponry

Just how realistic are lightsabers, blasters, and ion cannons?

Actually, There Is a Time Like the Present

Think there’s no time like the present? Modern physics begs to differ.

Physics Has Demoted Mass

Modern physics has taught us that mass is not an intrinsic property.

Ice Fishing for Neutrinos

Ignorant and lucky at the bottom of the Earth.