Physics in Action
In Physics in Action we take you to a frontier area of physics. After a short introduction to the basic physics involved, we give you a taste of the current research in the field.
New worlds orbiting strange stars are waiting to be discovered...and we're on the hunt.
What could we accomplish with machines that draw power from the air around us?
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.
A supergiant star's mysterious disappearing act has scientists questioning the standard theories of black hole formation.