Physics

First Ever Blueprint For Modular Quantum Computers Unveiled

First Ever Blueprint For Modular Quantum Computers Unveiled

A recent article published on February 1, 2017, in the influential Journal of Science Advances, has released a technical blueprint for building a full-scale...

Researchers Create Perpetually Moving Time Crystals

Researchers Create Perpetually Moving Time Crystals

It sounds like something pulled straight from the pages of a Marvel comic book: strange crystals that can move without energy. The crystals’ structure...

Harvard Unlocks the Holy Grail of Physics: Metallic Hydrogen

Harvard Unlocks the Holy Grail of Physics: Metallic Hydrogen

Harvard scientists shook the world after they officially published their success in creating an entirely new material which may not exist anywhere else in...

A Simplified Introduction to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

A Simplified Introduction to Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

Don’t be scared, as complex as the Theory of Relativity seems to be; it’s surprisingly simple. In this short article, we will attempt to...

Doctor Who’s Sonic Screwdriver Becomes A Reality

Doctor Who’s Sonic Screwdriver Becomes A Reality

The sign reads “No Unauthorised Personnel”, the gate is bolted shut with a hardened steel padlock. He reaches into his pocket and pulls out...

A Sonic Boom is Captured on Camera for the First Time Ever

A Sonic Boom is Captured on Camera for the First Time Ever

If you’ve ever watched a speeding jet fly overhead, you’re probably familiar with the large clap of sound that followed after the jet whizzed by....

Understand the Physics Behind These Incredible Ice Discs

Understand the Physics Behind These Incredible Ice Discs

Nature has a thing for patterns and naturally occurring shapes, especially circles. However, certain UFO shaped discs have stumped hundreds. These ice discs sit...

Why Do We Still Use Horsepower?

Why Do We Still Use Horsepower?

Probably most of you are familiar with the term horsepower. Adverts for products such as cars, lawnmowers, chainsaws often promote engines by quoting them...

You Can Make Your Own Gravity-Defying Tractor Beam

You Can Make Your Own Gravity-Defying Tractor Beam

In an episode of Star Trek, “The Corbomite Maneuver“, the First Federation vessel towed the USS Enterprise using a tractor beam. A tractor beam...

Measuring Gravity Using Superfluid Shielding

Measuring Gravity Using Superfluid Shielding

Sir Isaac Newton, one of the most influential scientists of all time, was particularly interested in the orbit of the moon around the earth....