New research suggests that it is possible to create a new form of light by binding light to a single electron, combining the properties of both.
Imperial College London physicists have discovered how to create matter from light - a feat thought impossible when the idea was first theorised 80 years ago.
The universe is not spinning or stretched in any particular direction, according to the most stringent test yet.
(Phys.org) —New research by a team of European physicists could explain why the universe did not collapse immediately after the Big Bang.
(Phys.org) —Rows of aluminum studs help solar panels extract more energy from sunlight than those with flat surfaces.
(PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers describe how to carry out the first experimental test of string theory in a paper published tomorrow in Physical Review Letters.
New experimental results show a difference in the way neutrinos and antineutrinos behave, which could explain why matter persists over antimatter.
A new study of the early universe reveals how it could have been formed from an older collapsing universe, rather than being brand new.
An unidentified fossilised bone in a museum has revealed the size of a fearsome abelisaur and may have solved a hundred-year old puzzle.
(PhysOrg.com) -- Scientists at Imperial College London have made the most accurate measurement yet of the shape of the humble electron, finding that it is almost a perfect sphere, in a study published in the journal Nature ...