Brazilian physicist wins $1.4 million Templeton Prize Brazilian physicist and astronomer Marcelo Gleiser has been awarded the 2019 Templeton Prize, worth $1.4 million, for his work blending science and spirituality. Reuters - Published 1 week ago
Fund to boost female and black physicist numbers Astrophysics star launches a scheme to help female and black students to become researchers. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
The case for curiosity-driven research | Suzie Sheehy
Seemingly pointless scientific research can lead to extraordinary discoveries, says physicist Suzie Sheehy. In a talk and tech demo, she shows how many of our modern technologies are tied to..
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10 Surprising Pi Day Facts (March 14)
10 Surprising Pi Day Facts In honor of Pi Day on March 14, here are 10 facts about the essential math constant. 1. Because pi is an infinite number, every single digit will never be determined. Pi has..
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Stephen Hawking's triumph of mind over matter
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Professor Christopher Shaw, a specialist in motor neurone disease, explains how physicist and..
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School Of Fish Analyzed As Objects Of 'Active Matter'
According to ScienceMag.org, "Physicists have long noted striking similarities between the movements of flocks of animals and the behavior of atoms and molecules. Now, one physicist has gone..
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School Of Fish Analyzed As Objects Of 'Active Matter'
According to ScienceMag.org, "Physicists have long noted striking similarities between the movements of flocks of animals and the behavior of atoms and molecules. Now, one physicist has gone further..
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Dr. Cyclops Movie (1940)
Dr. Cyclops Trailer - Directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack and starring Albert Dekker, Thomas Coley, Charles Halton, Victor Kilian, Frank Yaconelli.
Four explorers are summoned to Peru by the brilliant..
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Third Eye Spies movie
After an experiment in psychic abilities at Stanford Research Institute reveals a top secret NSA site, the two physicists behind it all are co-opted by the CIA and the amazing work of their psychic..
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Man receives under-skin chip implant live at mobile show
A man volunteered to have a chip inserted under his skin live on stage during a presentation at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
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Could a Dyson Sphere Harness the Full Power of the Sun?
In a thought experiment, Physicist Freeman Dyson popularized the concept of a structure that could trap 100 percent of a star’s energy. Dyson claimed that advanced civilizations or extraterrestrials..
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Inkjet printed solar panels could revolutionize green energy
WARSAW, POLAND — AFP reports that a novel processing method has been developed that allows for the production of solar panels at lower temperatures and reduced costs.
In 2009, it was discovered..
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How to get empowered, not overpowered, by AI | Max Tegmark
Many artificial intelligence researchers expect AI to outsmart humans at all tasks and jobs within decades, enabling a future where we're restricted only by the laws of physics, not the limits of our..
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Why No Two Snowflakes Are Alike, According to Science
While snowflakes can be categorized into different types, each snowflake is different on a molecular level thanks to the atmospheric conditions under which they're formed.
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Zhores Alferov, physicist, 1930-2019 A Nobel Prize-winning scientist who pioneered technology in modern electronics FT.com - Published 2 weeks ago
Professor Stephen Hawking memorial plans 'no further forward' Cambridge City Council has not decided how to mark the renowned physicist's life a year after his death. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago Also reported by • BBC Local News Stephen Hawking's nurse struck off for failures in care of renowned physicist Hawking's family say they are "relieved this traumatic ordeal has now concluded" Tamworth Herald - Published 2 weeks ago
Prof Stephen Hawking commemorated on new 50p coin BBC Local News: Cambridgeshire -- The Royal Mint's tribute reflects the physicist's work on black holes and making science accessible. BBC Local News - Published 2 weeks ago Also reported by • BBC News
New UK coin commemorates Stephen Hawking The Royal Mint's tribute reflects the physicist's pioneering work and making science accessible. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
Stephen Hawking 50p coin to be put into circulation today Late physicist follows fellow scientists Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin to feature on UK coinage Cambridge News - Published 2 weeks ago Also reported by • Tamworth Herald • Wales Online Premiere: Faradays - 'Snow' Cinematic pop from the Netherlands...
*Faradays* is a physicist by day and a pop explorer by night.
Crafting jewels of refreshing alt-pop, the project matches a sonic experimental streak with.. Clash - Published 3 weeks ago
Lev Landau: Who was the notable physicist and why should we remember him? Google Doodle celebrates physicist's life Independent - Published on January 22, 2019
Physicist wins prestigious award once given to Sir Stephen Hawking Professor Bernard Schutz, 72,from Cardiff University's School of Physics and Astronomy, will receive the prestigious Eddington Medal from the Royal Astronomical Society. MailOnline - Published on January 11, 2019
'I'm pretty sure he's done it': UK's pre-eminent expert says he believes Chinese professor has created gene-edited babies 'You have a physicist who doesn't know biology, who wants to do the next big thing ... and he's working in an environment where pretty much anything goes,' says Professor Robin Lovell-Badge of.. Independent - Published on January 7, 2019
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: BBC's Evan Davis 'mansplains' fibre optics to Nobel Prize winning physicist SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: In one of his last interviews as chief presenter of Newsnight, Davis spoke via video link to Strickland, who was in a studio in her native Canada. MailOnline - Published on December 18, 2018 Albert Einstein's 'God letter' in which physicist rejected religion auctioned for $3m 'The world God is for me nothing but the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of venerable but still rather primitive legends' Independent - Published on December 5, 2018
Star Wars Death Star built for real would cost 'quintillions' Martin Archer, a space plasma physicist at Queen Mary University of London, explores how the Star Wars film franchise's infamous Death Star space laser might work. MailOnline - Published on November 23, 2018 The physicist called Einstein - but not the one you think There is debate around how much Albert Einstein's first wife, Mileva, contributed to his discoveries. BBC News - Published on November 20, 2018
Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million A motorized wheelchair used by the late British physicist Stephen Hawking sold at auction on Thursday for almost 300,000 pounds ($391,740.00) while a dissertation raised nearly twice that at a sale to.. Reuters - Published on November 9, 2018 Stephen Hawking’s wheelchair sells for £300,000 - TWENTY times the estimated value A wheelchair used by physicist Stephen Hawking has sold at auction for almost £300,000 while a copy of his doctoral thesis fetched almost £585,000, MailOnline - Published on November 9, 2018
Stephen Hawking personal effects fetch £1.8m at auction A copy of the physicist's signed PhD thesis sells for £584,750, nearly four time the guide price. BBC News - Published on November 8, 2018 Also reported by • BBC Local News The violent birth of the moon: New theory 'reinvents' lunar origin The new moon origin explanation has won planetary physicist Sarah Stewart the MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, or the ‘genius grant,’ with a $625,000 award. MailOnline - Published on November 8, 2018
Stephen Hawking's prized possessions go up for auction In an hugely exciting sale for fans of the physicist, Stephen Hawking, who died aged 76, medals, awards, signed books and bomber jackets will also go under the hammer from as little as £100. MailOnline - Published on October 30, 2018 Stephen Hawking's wheelchair up for sale at online auction Late physicist's PhD thesis and script from The Simpsons among other items to go under hammer Independent - Published on October 22, 2018
Stephen Hawking warns world 'in danger' from Trump and Brexit in message from 'beyond the grave' Physicist recorded message before he died, warning experts were not being respected Independent - Published on October 15, 2018 Hawking's final science study released Stephen Hawking's final scientific paper has been released, and deals with one of the central topics in the physicist's 56-year-long career. BBC News - Published on October 11, 2018 Also reported by • BBC Local News