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Physics Light 2014 in blogging

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 7,400 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 6 trips to carry that many people. Click here to […]

Jack Andraka 15-years-old awesome guy invented a new method for detection of pancreatic cancer

Jack Andraka invented an innovative, cheaper and sensitive sensor for the rapid and early detection of pancreatic, ovarian and lung cancer, based on functionalized carbon  nanotube.   

Nobel Prize in Physics 2013 was awarded jointly to Englert and Higgs

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2013 was awarderd jointly to François Englert and Peter W. Higgs “for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN’s […]

Lake Natron animals calcified by sodium carbonate

Astonishing images of birds calcified when they become immersed in the water of Lake Natron, northern Tanzania, by the photographer Nich Brandt.

Evidence of two distinct local structures of water

Supercooled water shows two different microscopic configurationsknown as high-density and low-density phase. This is the first experimental evidence of an intriguing theoretical hypothesis to explain the unique and fundamental behaviour of water.

What is our position in the Universe ?

What is our position in the Universe? Cosmography of the local Universe

Human Brain Model in 3D

BigBrain the next revolutionary tool for neuroscience.