Physics

Black hole mergers obey the laws of thermodynamics
Why Einstein is a “peerless genius” and Hawking is an “ordinary genius”
Scientists see “rarest event ever recorded” in search for dark matter
quantum simulator
Australian scientists put the quantum world on a microchip
Nuclear isomers were discovered 100 years ago
Lasers could cut lifespan of nuclear waste from “a million years to 30 minutes,” says Nobel laureate
After 350 years, astronomers still can’t explain the solar system’s strangest moon
Einstein was right. Flying clocks around the world in opposite directions proved it.
How the Kessler Syndrome can end all space exploration and destroy modern life
Search reveals eight new sources of black hole echoes