Water forms floating 'bridge' when exposed to high voltage
Mathematician suggests extra dimensions are time-like
LSU professor resolves Einstein's twin paradox
Subhash Kak, Delaune Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at LSU, recently resolved the twin paradox, known as one of the most enduring puzzles of modern-day physics.
Quantum secrets of photosynthesis revealed
Through photosynthesis, green plants and cyanobacteria are able to transfer sunlight energy to molecular reaction centers for conversion into chemical energy with nearly 100-percent efficiency. Speed is the ...
A Two-Time Universe? Physicist Explores How Second Dimension of Time Could Unify Physics Laws
For a long time, Itzhak Bars has been studying time. More than a decade ago, the USC College physicist began pondering the role time plays in the basic laws of physics — the equations describing matter, ...
Light's Most Exotic Trick Yet: So Fast it Goes ... Backwards?
In the past few years, scientists have found ways to make light go both faster and slower than its usual speed limit, but now researchers at the University of Rochester have published a paper today in Science ...
Goodbye wires... MIT experimentally demonstrates wireless power transfer
Imagine a future in which wireless power transfer is feasible: cell phones, household robots, mp3 players, laptop computers and other portable electronics capable of charging themselves without ever being ...
Scientists Predict How to Detect a Fourth Dimension of Space
Scientists at Duke and Rutgers universities have developed a mathematical framework they say will enable astronomers to test a new five-dimensional theory of gravity that competes with Einstein's General Theory ...
Physicist Claims First Real Demonstration of Cold Fusion
Numbers follow a surprising law of digits, and scientists can't explain why
Before the Big Bang: A Twin Universe?
Inventor Doesn't Dare Say 'Perpetual Motion Machine'
Dark Energy and Dark Matter – The Results of Flawed Physics?
What Happened Before the Big Bang?
New discoveries about another universe whose collapse appears to have given birth to the one we live in today will be announced in the early on-line edition of the journal Nature Physics on 1 July 2007 and wi ...