Results from an experiment using the Large Hadron Collider challenges the accepted model of physics.
Researchers discover black holes that violate the uniqueness theorem and have "gravitational hair."
Gravitational wave researchers observe black holes of different sizes colliding for the first time.
An Oxford scientist's controversial theory rethinks dark matter and dark energy.
Our experience of time may be blinding us to its true nature, say scientists.
Measuring quantum gravity has proven extremely challenging, stymying some of the greatest minds in physics for generations.
A groundbreaking experiment proves a key tenet of Einstein's theory of gravity.
Here are four great brains from great minds, and how they differ from yours.
This discovery finally points to the source of Earth's precious heavy elements, also proves Einstein correct in more ways than one.
LIGO and Virgo reveal a gravitational wave was detected on two different continents. Here's what that means and why it matters.
In 1936, a school girl named Phyllis wrote a letter to Albert Einstein to ask whether a person could believe in both science and religion. He was quick to reply.
A new study challenges what we understand about the workings of time.
Here's why you should try to fit less—not more—into each day.
Scientists create a superfluid with negative mass that accelerates backwards.
Scientists discover unusual galaxies that raise questions about Einstein's theory of gravity and the existence of dark matter.
Are you the type of person who solves problems piecemeal, or with one great insight? A new study tells us the merits of each method.
A theoretical physicist proposes a new way to think about gravity and dark matter.
Scientists produce a value for the cosmic microwave background that will definitely prove or disprove that the speed of light used to be higher.