The Chicago native is being hailed as the next Albert Einstein or Stephen Hawking thanks to a long list of accomplishments at just 23 years old. She's taken the physics world by storm with her innovative studies and engaging YouTube channel.
One team of researchers just set an incredible new record for powerful magnetism. The resistive magnet project reached a level of 41.4 teslas. This dethroned the previous world record holder by nearly five teslas.
A new thorium salt reactor is currently under development in the Netherlands, the first of its kind in decades. If all goes as planned, the plant could have enormous impacts in terms of environmentally cleaner energy production and nuclear waste disposal. International governments are eagerly monitoring progress at the research facility.