Quasar study could turn universe`s formation theory on its head

MIT researchers have proposed an experiment that may close the last major loophole of physicist John Bell`s inequality-a 50-year-old theorem that, if violated by experiments, would mean that our universe is based on the less-tangible probabilities of quantum mechanics.

Black hole theory my `biggest blunder,` says Stephen Hawking

After a series of controversies surrounding Black holes,Stephen Hawking is clarifying his stance on them and the role played by them in the universe.

New paradigm describes very early eras of universe

Scientists at Penn State University including an Indian origin have developed a new paradigm for understanding the earliest eras in the history of the universe.

Large-scale quantum computing comes closer to reality

In a key step towards creating a working quantum computer, researchers have developed a method that may allow the quick and reliable transfer of quantum information throughout a computing device.

Is Jupiter becoming heartless?

Jupiter’s rocky centre is dissolving gradually, new calculations have suggested.

`Cryptography possible through quantum mechanics`

Scientists have claimed that
cryptography -- the practice and study of hiding information
-- which is based solely on physical location, is possible by
using quantum mechanics.