Why does time only ever move in one direction? We talk to philosophers of physics Jeremy Butterfield and David Wallace, as well as the eminent Roger Penrose about the puzzle time poses to physicists and what it has to do with the Big Bang and the second law of thermodynamics.
Tea gone cold? Don't worry, you can cheer yourself up with the theory of thermodynamics.
A new model of the formation of the Moon's crust finally explains the diversity and range of ages of rocks found on the lunar surface.
Bridging the gap between the microscopic snd the macroscopic.
We talk to Chiara Marletto about a new way of looking at the physical world that may solve some of the problems physicists are currently struggling with.
A new way of looking at the physical world promises to shed light on some of the problems physics as we know it can't deal with.
This article explores how constructor theory may be able to provide answers to the questions posed in the first part of the article.
We explore some problems physics as we know it has trouble dealing with and a new theory that may provide answers.
Is it about energy? Is it about disorder? Or is it about information? It's all three!
Our messy desk is proof of the second law of thermodynamics...