Physicists

Humans will not survive another 1,000 years on Earth: Hawking

Humans will not survive another 1,000 years on Earth: Hawking

Humanity will not survive another 1,000 years on Earth unless the human race finds another planet to live on, one of the world's best-known physicists Stephen Hawking has warned.

Nov 17, 2016, 21:44 PM IST
Physicists avoid theories and experiments that make use of Mathematics, says research!

Physicists avoid theories and experiments that make use of Mathematics, says research!

The study shows that physicists pay less attention to theories that are crammed with mathematical details.

Nov 14, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

Even physicists avoid mathematics: Study

Physicists avoid highly mathematical work despite being trained in advanced mathematics, a new study suggests.

Nov 12, 2016, 22:39 PM IST
British trio win 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics for topology work

British trio win 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics for topology work

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz, all three physicists from the United Kingdom, have won the prestigious Nobel Prize award in Physics.

Oct 04, 2016, 15:41 PM IST
Researchers one step closer to finding why there's more matter than antimatter in universe

Researchers one step closer to finding why there's more matter than antimatter in universe

Researchers believe that their latest successful experiment holds the key to why there is an abundance of matter over antimatter in the universe.

Apr 10, 2015, 13:40 PM IST

Higgs particle can disintegrate into dark matter?

The Higgs particle can disintegrate into particles of dark matter, according to new model that is being tested at the particle physics laboratory CERN.

Feb 27, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Searching for Susy: Collider to push physics frontier

Excitement is mounting at the world`s largest proton smasher, where scientists are close to launching a superpowered hunt for particles that may change our understanding of the Universe.

Feb 18, 2015, 10:23 AM IST
Star dust may provide clue to life supporting planets

Star dust may provide clue to life supporting planets

Recreating isotopes that result when a star explodes can help physicists understand where life-supporting elements may be found in space, new research led by Indian-origin student Zena Patel shows.

Dec 13, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Physicists find laws of physics at play in football

Physicists have revealed that the real-time dynamics in a football game are subject to self-similarity characteristics in keeping with the laws of physics.

Mar 20, 2014, 19:32 PM IST

Physicists closing in on `God particle`

Experiments at world`s biggest atom smasher have yielded hints that a long-sought sub-atomic particle truly exists.

Jul 26, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Physicists closing in on `God particle`

Experiments at world`s biggest atom smasher have yielded hints that a long-sought sub-atomic particle truly exists.

Jul 26, 2011, 08:54 AM IST

Physicists isolate sample of spin polarized positronium atoms

A new research by American scientists could help in the development of gamma ray lasers and produce fusion power.

May 01, 2010, 18:38 PM IST

Physicists isolate sample of spin polarized positronium atoms

A new research by American scientists could help in the development of gamma ray lasers and produce fusion power.

May 01, 2010, 18:38 PM IST

Physicists discover odd fluctuating magnetic waves

A team of scientists has discovered magnetic waves that fluctuate when exposed to certain conditions in a superconducting material.

Feb 24, 2010, 20:55 PM IST

Physicists discover odd fluctuating magnetic waves

A team of scientists has discovered magnetic waves that fluctuate when exposed to certain conditions in a superconducting material.

Feb 24, 2010, 20:55 PM IST

Physicists tie light in knots

A team of physicists has accomplished a remarkable feat by tying light in knots to understanding how to control it -- something that has important implications for laser technology used in a wide range of industries.

Jan 19, 2010, 15:35 PM IST

Physicists tie light in knots

A team of physicists has accomplished a remarkable feat by tying light in knots to understanding how to control it -- something that has important implications for laser technology used in a wide range of industries.

Jan 19, 2010, 15:35 PM IST