Albert Einstein

Searching For Where Very Unequal Mass Black Hole Binaries Come From

The direct detection of gravitational waves from at least eleven sources during the past five years has offered spectacular confirmation of Einstein's model of gravity and space-time, while the modeling of these events has provided information on...
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Weekly Climate And Energy News Roundup #418

Quote of the Week: “The right to search for the truth implies also a duty; one must not conceal any part of what one has recognized to be true.” – Albert Einstein. [H/t Michael Dourson]

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Inside The Genius Of Albert Einstein

The word genius is often used to describe Albert Einstein, but what exactly earned the German-born theoretical physicist that descriptor? We have his ideas to thank for many facets of the modern world, but it turns out not everyone thought he was...
Related topics: Physics

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Trump Strong Arms The Cdc

Fact are facts. Science is science. The earth is round. Einstein proved his theory of Special Relativity and General Relativity with ingenuity and math. Dirac's equation is the most beautiful. And we now have this. I disagree with @CDCgov on...
Related topics: Relativity, Mathematics

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Tabletop Quantum Experiment Could Detect Gravitational Waves

Predicted by Einstein's general theory of relativity, gravitational waves are ripples in space-time generated by certain movements of massive objects. They are important to study because they allow us to detect events in the universe that would...
Related topics: Quantum, Physics, Relativity

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World's Fastest Bose-einstein Condensate Created

Researchers have created a Bose-Einstein condensate with record speed, creating the fascinating phase of matter in about 100 femtoseconds. To get an idea of how quick that is, hundred femtoseconds compared to one second is proportionally the same as...

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Einstein's Core Idea About Gravity Just Passed An Extreme, Whirling Test In Deep Space

Once again, physicists have confirmed one of Albert Einstein's core ideas about gravity and relativity — this time with the help of a neutron star flashing across space.
Related topics: Physics, Relativity, Neutron Stars

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Quantum Physics: Physicists Develop A New Theory For Bose-einstein Condensates

Bose-Einstein condensates are often described as the fifth state of matter: At extremely low temperatures, gas atoms behave like a single particle. The exact properties of these systems are notoriously difficult to study. Physicists have now...
Related topics: Quantum, Physics

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Pulsars Confirm One Of Einstein’s Best Ideas, That Freefall Really Feels Like You’re...

A team of European researchers observed a pulsar with two orbiting white dwarfs to confirm Einstein's "most fortunate thought." The post Pulsars Confirm One of Einstein’s Best Ideas, That Freefall Really Feels Like You’re Experiencing a...
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Universe's Coolest Lab Creates Bizarre Quantum Matter In Space

Physicists have made a Bose–Einstein condensate on the International Space Station—allowing them to probe the mysteries of quantum physics in detail -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Related topics: Quantum, Physics, International Space Station, Space

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Iss Lab Test Success On Path To Coldest Lab In Known Universe

Aboard the International Space Station, physicists worked in a unique laboratory to create a Bose-Einstein condensate. With this quantum matter, scientists will be able to further (and better) explore the wide universe of quantum physics. The...
Related topics: International Space Station, Space, Physics, Quantum

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Sharing Of Tacit Knowledge Is Most Important Aspect Of Mentorship

When it comes to education and mentorship, Northwestern University researchers believe that Albert Einstein had the right idea. The most important aspect of teaching, Einstein thought, isn’t relaying facts but imparting tacit knowledge that...

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Sharing Of Tacit Knowledge Is Most Important Aspect Of Mentorship, Study Finds

When it comes to education and mentorship, Northwestern University researchers believe that Albert Einstein had the right idea. The most important aspect of teaching, Einstein thought, isn't relaying facts but imparting tacit knowledge that students...

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Astronomers Have Finally Measured The Distance Of First Observed Einstein Ring

Enlarge / A radio image of MG 1131+0456, the first observed Einstein ring, taken with the Very Large Array network of radio telescopes. (credit: VLA) Astronomers around the world may have lost access to their telescopes during the coronavirus...
Related topics: Space, Telescopes

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General Relativity Passes The Ratio's Test

Using gravitational waves to approximate pi, physicists see no problem with Einstein's theory of general relativity.
Related topics: Relativity, Physics

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Splitting Quasiparticles With Temperature: The Fate Of An Impurity In A Bose-einstein Condensate

A new theoretical study at Monash University has improved our understanding of the interplay between quantum and thermal fluctuations (or excitations) in quantum matter.
Related topics: Quantum, Physics

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How Albert Einstein's Son Tamed The Mississippi River

Multiple structures now keep the river from roaring into the Atchafalaya—but they may be inadequate against climate change.

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Successfully Measuring Infinitesimal Change In Mass Of Individual Atoms For The First Time

A new door to the quantum world has been opened: When an atom absorbs or releases energy via the quantum leap of an electron, it becomes heavier or lighter. This can be explained by Einstein's theory of relativity (E = mc2). However, the effect is...
Related topics: Quantum, Physics, Electrons, Relativity

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Ask An Astronomer: What Was Einstein’s Most Mind-blowing Discovery?

NASA astronomer and science communicator Michelle Thaller explains that the real brilliance of Albert Einstein is that he was able to bridge ideas that appeared to others to be in different realms.The thing Einstein is most famous for is the...
Related topics: Space, Scientific Discoveries, NASA

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Bose-einstein Condensate: Magnetic Particles Behave Repulsively

Data transmission that works with magnetic waves instead of electric currents can be the basis for future information technologies. Some years ago, researchers reached a new quantum state of magnetic particles at room temperature -- a Bose-Einstein...
Related topics: Quantum, Physics

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