Physics


Scientists are Ready to Challenge Einstein's Physics

Scientists are Ready to Challenge Einstein's Physics

Recently physicists have dared to go beyond Einstein. The novel theories they are testing might just change our worldview of th...

Nov 26 2016, 7:45am CST

Gibberish Paper Written by iOS Autocomplete Accepted for Atomic and Nuclear Physics Conference

Gibberish Paper Written by iOS Autocomplete Accepted for Atomic and Nuclear Physics Conference

Apparently, a document that was full of gibberish was accepted by a conference on nuclear physics....

Oct 24 2016, 5:27am CDT

This Same Number Seems to Be Showing Up Everywhere - and No One Knows Why

This Same Number Seems to Be Showing Up Everywhere - and No One Knows Why

If you had to pick a number that you needed to memorize to do math, you would probably pick pi, right? In school, we all had to...

Oct 7 2016, 2:36pm CDT

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz Won the Physics Nobel Prize 2016

David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz Won the Physics Nobel Prize 2016

The winners of the 2016 Physics Nobel Prize have been announced....

Oct 4 2016, 5:04am CDT

Physics Nobel Prize 2016: Announcement, Stream, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

Physics Nobel Prize 2016: Announcement, Stream, Winner and Everything You Need To Know

The 2016 Physics Nobel Prize is the 110th Physics Prize to be announced today in the history of the Nobel Prize....

Oct 4 2016, 2:27am CDT

Cats Use Simple Physics Law to Track Hiding Prey

Cats Use Simple Physics Law to Track Hiding Prey

Research says cats understand physics and use cause and effect law for detecting hiding prey....

Jun 15 2016, 1:16am CDT

Researchers Train AI System to Run a Complex, Nobel-Winning Physics Experiment

Researchers Train AI System to Run a Complex, Nobel-Winning Physics Experiment

The experiment known as Bose-Einstein condensate involves trapping extremely cold gas in a laser beam. The artificial intellige...

May 16 2016, 9:10pm CDT

Humans Beat Computers in Quantum Physics Based Video-Game

Humans Beat Computers in Quantum Physics Based Video-Game

It may be that computers can beat human beings at chess and other games. Yet humans are still better than AI at games involving...

Apr 14 2016, 6:54am CDT

LHC Particle Results Hints At a New Era of Physics:

LHC Particle Results Hints At a New Era of Physics

The Large Hadron Collider unearthed a novel particle possibly heralding a new physics for a new era....

Mar 13 2016, 8:40pm CDT

Scientists Combine Quantum Physics and Genetic Engineering

Scientists Combine Quantum Physics and Genetic Engineering to Create Virus for Solar Cells

Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have established that they can combine the fields of quantum physi...

Oct 16 2015, 12:52pm CDT

Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald win 2015 Physics Nobel Prize

Takaaki Kajita and Arthur B. McDonald win 2015 Physics Nobel Prize

It is Nobel Prize week again. Starting Monday, the Nobel Foundation started announcing the Nobel Prize winners of 2015....

Oct 6 2015, 9:20pm CDT

Physics Nobel Prize 2015 Announcement is Imminent

Physics Nobel Prize 2015 Announcement is Imminent [Update]

It is Nobel Prize week again. Starting Monday, the Nobel Foundation announces the Nobel Prize winners of 2015....

Oct 6 2015, 4:22am CDT

Giant Black Hole 12 Billion Times Bigger than Sun Discovered

Discovery of Supermassive Black Hole 12 Billion Times Bigger than Sun challenges Physics

Scientists have discovered a giant black hole that is 12 billion times bigger than our sun. It is indeed an exciting finding by...

Feb 26 2015, 1:57am CST

LED Invention Wins Nobel Prize in Physics

Blue LED Lights Invention Wins Nobel Prize in Physics

The invention led to the development of better and efficient alternatives to older light sources....

Oct 8 2014, 1:48am CDT

2014 Nobel Prize in Physics goes to Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura

2014 Nobel Prize in Physics goes to Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura

Three Japanese scientists have been honored with the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics...

Oct 7 2014, 5:04am CDT

Stephen Hawking Finds Physics 'More Interesting' Without Higgs Boson

Stephen Hawking Finds Physics 'More Interesting' Without Higgs Boson

The genius physicist, Stephen Hawking declared that the science of physics would have been in a better-off state without the di...

Nov 20 2013, 3:28am CST

2013 Physics Nobel Prize goes to

2013 Physics Nobel Prize goes to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs

The Nobel Prize committee has announced the 2013 Nobel Prize winner for Physics. Watch the Nobel Prize announcement live below....

Oct 8 2013, 5:48am CDT

2013 Physics Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent

2013 Physics Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent [Update]

The Nobel Prize committee is announcing the 2013 Nobel Prize winners this week. Watch the Nobel Prize for Physics announcement...

Oct 8 2013, 4:21am CDT

Physics Nobel Prize goes to Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for Graphene Research

Physics Nobel Prize goes to Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for Graphene Research

The 2010 Physics Nobel Prize goes to Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for playing around wihth super-thin carbon matter. Gei...

Oct 5 2010, 5:12am CDT

Finger Physics for iPhone / iPod touch downloads for free

Finger Physics for iPhone / iPod touch downloads for free

Today only the iTunes App Store offers downloads of PressOK's Finger Physics for iPhone / iPod touch for free. That's a $1 drop...

Jul 17 2010, 8:00pm CDT

CERN started LHC First Physics Experiment and Webcast is Live now [Update]

CERN started LHC First Physics Experiment and Webcast is Live now [Update]

As reported yesterday, the LHC is ready to collide particles this morning. CERN has started the live webcast and you can watch...

Mar 30 2010, 1:38am CDT

THQ Announces MX vs. ATV Reflex with Racing Physics

THQ Announces MX vs. ATV Reflex with Racing Physics

THQ has announced the next installment in the long running MX vs. ATV franchise. The latest edition of the game is called MX vs...

May 15 2009, 8:00am CDT

Optimized Gaming Physics from AMD and Havok

AMD and Havok announced today that they will be teaming up to investigate the implementation of physics for PC gaming using AMD...

Jun 12 2008, 10:32am CDT

Ageia PhysX Physics Processing Unit Review

Ageia PhysX Physics Processing Unit Review

Hexus got their hands on a Ageia PhysX PPU and did some testing with it. We reported about BFG offering Graphics boards with th...

May 5 2006, 2:08am CDT