Maxwell's demon November 1987 by Charless H.Bennett. Since 1987 physicists have been trying to resolve the conundrum of Maxwell's demon: a creature that seems to violate the second law of thermodynamics
Space Tangled Up in Spacetime January 2017 - page 27.
by Clara Moskowitz. The collaborative project "It from Qubit" is investigating whether space and time sprang from the quantum entanglement of tiny bits of information.
POP goes the universe February 2017 - page 28.
by Anna Ijjas, Paul J. Steinhardt and Abrahom Loeb. The latest astrophysical measurements combined with theoretical problems cast doubt on the long-cherished inflationary theory of the early cosmos.
How to swallow a Sun April 2017 - page 28. by S. Bradly Cenko and Neil Gehrels. New techniques reveal how supermassive black holes shred entire stars
The Quantum Multiverse June 2017 - page 22. by Yasumori Nomura. A surprising connection between cosmology and quantum mechanics could unveil secrets of space and time.
The Unsolvable Problem October 2018 - page 22. by Toby S. Cubitt, David Perez-Garcia and Michael Wolf. A journey into some of the strangest ideas in modern math and physics
Spooky Action December 2018 - page 51. by Ronald Hanson and Krister Shalm. Recent experiments quash the hope that the unsettling phenomenon of quantum entanglement can be explained away.
Escape from a Black Hole December 2019 - page 51. by Steven B. Giddings. Recent experiments quash the hope that the unsettling phenomenon of quantum entanglement can be explained away.
The enigma of aerodynamic lift February 2020 - page 38. by Ed Regis.
On a strictly mathematical level, engineers know how to design planes that will stay aloft. But equations don't explain why aerodynamic lift occurs.
Cosmic Conundrum Febrary 2021 - page 21. by Clara Moskowitz.
The strangely small value of the cosmological constant is one of the biggest unsolved mysteries in physics.
Li> Quantum Computers - Errors in the machine May 2022 - by Zaira Nazario.
The same physics that makes quantum computers powerful also makes them finicky. New techniques aim to correct errors faster than they can build up
Paradox Resolved September 2022 - by George Musser.
How competing teams of researchers made the first breakthroughs in one of the deepest mysteries in physics
Black Holes Wormholes and Entanglement September 2022 - by Ahmed Almheiri.
Researchers cracked a paradox by considering what happens when the insides of black holes are connected by spacetime wormholes.
A Tale of Two Horizons September 2022 - by Edgar Shaghoulian.
Black holes and our universe have similar boundaries,and new lessons from one can treah us about the other .
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