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A supermassive black hole in an undated NASA artist's concept illustration.

Black hole discoveries win 2020 Nobel Prize for Physics

Physics is the second of this year's crop of Nobels to be awarded, after three scientists won the medicine prize for their discovery of Hepatitis C on Monday.

By REUTERS
06/10/2020
First ever photo of a blackhole

Black hole photo bolsters Einstein's theory of general relativity

Einstein's theory just got a whole lot harder to beat.

Scientists identify 37 recently active volcanic structures on Venus

"Our work shows that some of that interior heat is still able to reach the surface even today. Venus is clearly not so geologically dead or dormant as previously thought."

By REUTERS
21/07/2020

Bar-Ilan University hones the power of multiple magnetic states

These types of advancements could be used towards storing data, magnetic sensing as well as neuromorphic computing.

TAU team controls terahertz waves to better detect cavities, explosives

The team’s discovery could lead to the development of novel methods of non-destructive analysis in arenas ranging from medicine to security, including identifying dental caries or explosive devices.

Fix climate crisis because Earth is all we've got, Physics Nobel prize winner says

"So we better spend our time and energy trying to fix it than trying to imagine that we will ... destroy it and leave it," he said.

By REUTERS
07/12/2019
Albert Einstein receiving from Judge Phillip Forman his certificate of American citizenship.

Handwritten letter by Albert Einstein up for auction in Jerusalem

The letter, written in June 1950, addresses Ernst Gabor Strauss' concerns over Einstein's Theory of Everything

HEALTH & SCIENCE

Israel ready to host the 2019 International Physics Olympiad

Delegates from 78 countries from Europe, Asia and the Americas will participate in the competition.

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