Physics in Pictures

Force & Motion

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Ice Spikes

Why do ice cubes sometimes have points on their surfaces?


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Diffraction Through a Spiderweb

Dew on a spiderweb's strands splits sunlight into a prismatic rainbow of colors.


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Space Dust Impact

A close look at the dangers of space dust.


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Dark Matter Simulation

Simulations help bring the mysterious, invisible matter to light.


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Lunar Charge Protection

Can magnetic anomalies on the moon protect future explorers?