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Feb 3, 2016 02:41 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Tune in tonight at 7 p.m. for a fascinating Perimeter Institute public lecture on the physics and mysteries behind neutron stars.
Jan 14, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A network of small, ground-based telescopes hunting the night-time skies for transient supernovas fished out a whopper -- a one-of-a-kind cosmic explosion that at its peak blasted out more light than 50 times all the stars in the Milky Way galaxy.
Dec 26, 2015 02:00 AM ET
We hear a lot about dark matter, and how physicists are ever on the hunt for it. But how do you look for something you can't even see?
Dec 18, 2015 01:09 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
As the year draws to a close and the Large Hadron Collider prepares for a winter break, a tantalizing hint of new physics surfaces in particle collision data. Continue reading →
Dec 8, 2015 08:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Astronomers wanting more accurate measurements of distant black holes have some new assistants -- robots that can tackle the tedious task of monitoring black hole neighbor clouds’ glow.
Dec 2, 2015 03:16 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Tonight at 7pm ET Paul Schaffer, Associate Laboratory Director of TRIUMF’s Life Sciences Division, will explore how he and his team use accelerators to develop tools and techniques to advance the field of nuclear medicine.
Nov 30, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Astrophysicists have created a computer model that simulates a dying stars' magnetic guts before generating a cosmic monster.
Nov 25, 2015 12:15 AM ET // Irene Klotz
A century after Albert Einstein unveiled a new concept to explain gravity, his so-called general relativity theory remains fertile ground for scientific observations and experiments.
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