“It appears therefore more natural to think of physical reality as a four dimensional existence, instead of, as hitherto, the evolution of a three dimensional existence.” This is a quote from Albert Einstein, who offered it to explain how the past and future both co-exist in the present moment. When Einstein made this observation, he…
CJ Kaplan helps his daughter study for her 10th grade Physics final and rediscovers why he became an English major.
Is sharing the same dream environment possible? Ross Walton discusses here.
‘Titanic’ left us brokenhearted, but why do we need someone to blame?
This is the story of how I went hiking with God, lost him in the woods, and was rescued by a Physicist.
We spoke with legendary astronaut Walt Cunningham about fear and the potential of a manned expedition to Mars.
What can you do to save the universe?
When I was in New York, I had the opportunity to play the role of Galileo Galilei. Given that he is the Father of Modern Physics and one of the greatest scientists of all time, I think I did him justice with my sensitive, yet passionate portrayal.
Thomas Edison was a bully. That’s why you’ve barely heard of the hero of Rave’ Mehta’s new graphic novel, The Inventor: Nikola Tesla
This is a comment by Jake on the post “Who Are Your Real-Life Heroes”.
Science fiction takes another step towards becoming science fact with new developments in this video.
Wired Magazine’s Rhett Allaine is investigating amazing basketball shots found on YouTube. He takes into account things like the launch position, the ratio of standard deviation, the launch angle (of both left and right hands), and launch speed. The resulting data is thorough and scientifically sound. …but at the end of the day, videos like…