Christopher Nolan Finally Opens Up A Bit About ‘Interstellar’


It looks like Christopher Nolan is going to bring the serious SF film back with 'Interstellar.'


How Do You Fight In Zero Gravity? Here’s Everything You Need To Know.

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Ever wonder how astronauts would duke it out? Here's the physics behind beating someone up in zero g.


Why Is Lockheed Building A Fusion Reactor? A Non-Nerd Explainer

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Lockheed just promised to, essentially, change the world in ten years with nuclear fusion. Here's how.


Your Selfie Could Soon Double As A Cancer Test

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Thanks to polarized light, and the mantis shrimp, soon your smartphone could be administering cancer tests.


NASA’s Latest Space Drive Breaks The Laws Of Physics

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A great man once said: "You cannae break the laws of physics!" Turns out, though, you might be able to.


Cornell University Researchers Are Hunting For Time Travelers In Social Media

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Time travelers might give themselves away in social media. OR WILL THEY?!


Morgan Freeman Explained The Theory Of Multiple Universes On ‘The Daily Show’ Last Night

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"If I had met you in college, I would get mushrooms and you and I would go to a park."


A Boy And His Atom: The World's Smallest Movie


A Boy And His Atom is a film so small it had to be created by nanophysicists at IBM by moving individual atoms.


The Science of Cats


Everything you ever wanted to know about how cats work, in less than three minutes.

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The Phaser Has Officially Been Invented. Sadly No Redshirts Were Killed.

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The phaser is officially real, albeit not quite what we were expecting.


Why CERN Refuses To Say It Discovered The Higgs Boson

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CERN thinks it found the Higgs boson. Maybe. Kinda. Here's why they refuse to announce they've done it.


24Hz Sound Wave + Video + Water = Insane Optical Illusion

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Brusspup strikes again with an amazing optical illusion.


Science Can Now Make Knots Out Of Fluids

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Yes, as in water. Science can make a knot out of that. Or at least they've laid the theoretical groundwork to do so.


The Sun As You've Never Seen It


This extraordinary video looks back on the third year of operation of NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.


Fiery Looping Rain on the Sun


Incredible footage of a powerful solar flare exploding on the sun, sending out light and radiation followed by a dazzling phenomenon known as coronal rain.


Ping Pong Ball Shot Through Paddle


This is what happens when a ping pong ball hits a paddle at supersonic speed.

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Science Builds A Tractor Beam. Well, Kinda.


This tractor beam won't pull Ferengi ships into Uranus, but it is really neat.

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Meet The Laser Out To Prove Stephen Hawking Right

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Stephen Hawking's theory may be proven correct... with lasers. Because lasers are awesome.

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