Stepping beyond our 3-D world Since the dawn of time, humans have endeavoured to unravel the laws governing the physical world around us. Over centuries we have tried to discover a Theory of Everything. phys.org JAN16
Life could exist in the atmospheres of many distant worlds, research suggests
Complex decisions should be made subconsciously rather than consciously. This is the conclusion of Dutch researcher Maarten Bos. Hungry brains have difficulty making complicated decisions, but our subconscious functions fine even when hungry. The more intricate a decision seems, the more we should rely ...
1.5.2015 The Year Ahead In Science – "Some serious groundwork has been laid. Some amazing instruments are turning on. Some incredible destinations are in sight. If you ask us, 2015 is going to be an awesome year in science."
Toyota FCV The Japanese automaker made the announcement Monday at the International CES, the technology industry's annual gadget show. The shift came months after rival automakers Hyundai and Honda both said they'd start selling cars with that technology in the U.S. in 2015. Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2014-01-toyota-hydrogen-powered-car.html#jCp
Europe launches billion-dollar Milky Way telescope (Update) By repeating the observations as many as 70 times throughout its mission, Gaia can help astronomers calculate the distance, speed, direction and motion of these stars and build a 3-D map of our section of the galaxy. Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-12-europe-billion-dollar-milky-telescope.html#jCp
Now confident: CERN physicists say new particle is Higgs boson (Update) March 14, 2013 by John Heilprin Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-03-confident-cern-physicists-higgs-boson.html#jCp - Physicists said Thursday they are now confident they have discovered a crucial subatomic particle known as a Higgs boson—a major discovery that will go a long ways toward helping them explain why the universe is the way it is.