#Physics

The University of York launch free online Nuclear Masterclass for Year 11, 12 and 13 students

4 months ago — Quick Read

The University of York and leading experts from all over the world have put together a free online Nuclear Masterclass designed to keep Year 11,12 and 13 students busy over...

New experiment may solve the universe’s Dark energy mystery

11 months ago — Deep Dive

As an astronomer, there is no better feeling than achieving “first light” with a new instrument or telescope. It is the culmination of years of preparations and construction of new...

Are we about to figure out one of physics’ biggest mysteries – why there’s more matter than antimatter?

2 years ago — Quick Read

A new CERN Study sheds light on one of physics' biggest mysteries – why there's more matter than antimatter. Why do we exist? This is arguably the most profound question...

Physicists confirm 55-year-old theory using ultra-cold lithium atoms

2 years ago — Long Read

Atomic physicists from Rice University and the University of Geneva have verified a 55-year-old theory about one-dimensional electronics using ultra-cold lithium atoms. The team were looking at new models to...

‘Super Teacher’ Jamie Costello nabs top Engineering Prize

2 years ago — Quick Read

Sutton Grammar School Physics teacher Jamie Costello has nabbed a share of a £5k Engineering prize for his school after being awarded the prestigious ERAF’s David Clark Prize this Wednesday....

Breakthrough Junior Challenge – Explaining Relativity using a pick-up truck and Usain Bolt

3 years ago — Quick Read

Hillary Diane Andales won last years Breakthrough Junior Challenge for her must-watch video explaining the theory of relativity.