Posts in: Physical Science
3-D printed parts are in planes right now, but manufacturers are proceeding carefully out of safety concerns
A woman astronomer’s 20-year quest to find 100 Earth-like planets is within reach
The twin paradox shows how approaching the speed of light alters both time and space
A mineral’s strange properties may explain the rift between the earth’s layers
Researchers are using biological glow sticks and finely-tuned cameras to look deeper within cells.
Space hibernation could make long-haul space travel cheaper and safer
We know it’s out there, but experts don’t know what makes up the invisible dark matter that accounts for most of our universe.
Despite the name, the flavoring often has little in common with actual pumpkins.
Interplanetary travel requires tackling the same problems Matt Damon did — only better
The Universe is probably devoid of life, but experts say we may never be sure