Physics in Action

Getting humans to Mars safely means figuring out how to protect the body from the damage of cosmic rays.

Shields Up: What's Holding Up Human Travel to Mars?

Getting humans to Mars safely means figuring out how to protect the body from the damage of cosmic rays.


China's Micius satellite is pioneering the use of quantum entanglement in communications.

Micius and the Journey of Spaceborne Entangled Photons

China's Micius satellite is pioneering the use of quantum entanglement in communications.


A supergiant star's mysterious disappearing act has scientists questioning the standard theories of black hole formation.

A Black Hole Born Sans a Supernova?

A supergiant star's mysterious disappearing act has scientists questioning the standard theories of black hole formation.


Elon Musk's latest venture seeks to unite machines and the human mind.

Neuralink

Elon Musk's newest venture seeks to unite machines and human minds.


Scientists have found a way around one aspect of Heisenberg's uncertainty principle

A New Method for Reducing Quantum Uncertainty

Scientists have found a way around one aspect of Heisenberg's uncertainty principle.