Archive: 08/3/2011

Tracking binary black holes

Two scientists from the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology have been testing a method to look past the intense radiation pouring out of merging galaxy pairs to see the supermassive black ...

Aug 03, 2011
4.8 / 5 (5) 12 | with audio podcast

SpaceX plans to get humans on Mars

At an August conference hosted by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk revealed plans for how they hope to get humans on Mars within the next 20 years.

Aug 03, 2011 report
5 / 5 (28) 98 | with audio podcast

First observational test of the 'multiverse'

The theory that our universe is contained inside a bubble, and that multiple alternative universes exist inside their own bubbles – making up the 'multiverse' – is, for the first time, being tested by physicists.

Aug 03, 2011
4.1 / 5 (35) 58 | with audio podcast