physics

physics

Do Diamonds really last forever
Science
You’ve probably heard the phrase on television, seen it in a magazine ad or even contained within the title of a James Bond movie. Of course, we’re talking ...
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What is the Higgs boson?
Science
The Higgs Boson, sometimes referred to as "the God particle", is what gives particles and everything around us mass. But what is it and why is it important for scientists? Today, were going to attempt to provide a layman explanation and a bit of history regarding this enigmatic particle. ...
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What is a warp drive?
Science
Warp drives, commonly used in science fiction, are propulsion systems which allow space craft to travel faster than light. The most notable usage of warp drives is probably in the Star Trek universe. But what are warp drives and how do they work? ...
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What is the hottest temperature?
Science
We did a little blurb about this topic last year. Today, we decided to expand upon the question with more details since the answer can be complex, yet extremely interesting. We want to break it down a bit more so it can appeal to a more casual reader. ...
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Missing Mass - baryonic filaments
News
Not to be confused with dark matter, baryonic matter (the stuff that makes up the visible 'normal' matter in the universe) was - until recently - in short supply in the universe. ...
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Why Can't We Go Faster Than The Speed of light?
Science
Einstein once called the speed of light "The Universe's speed limit". So what is it, and is it possible that he could be wrong? ...
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String Theory
Science
What is string theory and why is it so hyped? Is it science? We're going to attempt to provide a layman's explanation for this controversial theory. ...
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time travel
Weird
Time travel is not only possible, but it's been done. Through a phenomena known as time dilation. What about time travel to the past? Let's find out. ...
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