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According to our best theories of physics, the universe is a fixed block where time only appears to pass.
Richard Feynman’s famous diagrams weren’t just a way to do calculations. They represented a deep shift in thinking about how the universe is put together.
Rampant rumors and a new analysis undercut hopes of a major discovery at the Large Hadron Collider.
Suchitra Sebastian’s searches for quantum anomalies have led to the potential discovery of a new building block of matter.
An experiment claims to have invalidated a decades-old criticism against pilot-wave theory, an alternative formulation of quantum mechanics that eliminates the most baffling features of the subatomic universe.
The astrophysicist, conceptual writer and host of standing-room-only scientific soirees at a repurposed factory in Brooklyn sees science as a powerful force in culture.
How quantum entanglement connects with the “many worlds” of quantum theory.
The story of the universe’s birth — and evidence for string theory — could be found in triangles and myriad other shapes in the sky.
In the new, free-for-all era of dark matter research, the controversial idea that dark matter is concentrated in thin disks is being rescued from scientific oblivion.
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