#Physics

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.

Meet the 1,300km-long underground science experiment to study the world’s most elusive particles

3 years ago — Quick Read

In an abandoned gold mine close to Deadwood, South Dakota, construction has started on what is arguably the world’s largest science experiment. I’m part of an international team of around...

Engineers propose new method to stabilise next-generation fusion plasmas

4 years ago — Long Read

Engineers have gained fresh insight into so-call 'Alfvén eigenmodes' which could bring cheap fusion power one step closer to a reality. This unstable, wave-like disturbance are produced by fusion reactions...

Google enters race for nuclear fusion technology

4 years ago — Quick Read

Google has partnered with a top nuclear fusion company to create a new computer algorithm to speed up nuclear fusion experiments.

Simple Map shows How Everything in Physics Is Connected

4 years ago — Quick Read

Physics is a cornerstone of Engineering - a huge and complex field that deals with everything from black holes and wormholes to quantum teleportation and gravitational waves. It is pretty...

Tiny crystals & nanowires join forces to split water

4 years ago — Quick Read

Scientists are working on a new technology which uses nanowires and crystals to split water into its oxygen and hydrogen, potentially revolutionising the energy industry. The technique, proposed by a...