Category: Science

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Goes to Scholars Behind the Development of Lithium-ion Batteries

By Teodor Teofilov The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on October 9 to three scientists who developed the lithium-ion batteries that revolutionized portable electronic devices. It […]

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to Trio for Furthering our Understanding of Earth’s Place in the Cosmos

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics was jointly awarded to three scientists for furthering our understanding of the universe on Tuesday.

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Discovery of the Molecular Switch for How Cells Use Oxygen has Won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to three researchers who discovered the mechanism that cells use to sense and adapt to changing oxygen levels in the body, announced the Nobel Prize Committee in Stockholm on Monday.

IPCC: Climate Change Has Taken A Devastating Toll On Oceans And Ice

New IPCC report warns that oceans are warming at an alarming rate, melting glaciers, depleting fish populations and making once a century events a yearly occurance.

Bad News! Bad News Sells

Is the world really getting worse? Well, it doesn’t matter, because the nature of news will interact with the nature of cognition to make us believe that it is.

The Strangest, Most Unusual And Funniest Science Has Been Awarded

The 2019 Ig Nobel Prizes were awarded. They celebrate the achievements that make people laugh, and then think.

New Kind of Nanotubes Generate Electric Current When Exposed to Light

A discovery of a new kind of photovoltaic nanotubes could help with future high-efficiency solar panels.

Is Another Economic Recession Just Around the Corner?

The strong economy is one of the key arguments the Trump campaign is using during its reelection efforts. There have been some recent news that suggest that not only is the economy slowing down, but the U.S. might be headed for a recession. If a recession hits before the 2020 election, the president will have an uphill climb to earn a second term.

First Three-Dimensional Quantum Teleportation Achived for the First Time

Scientists have made a major breakthrough in quantum teleportation by successfully transferring the most complex data set yet. The high-dimensional teleportation could play a very important role in the future of quantum computers.

More Than One Reality Exists in Quantum Physics

A quantum physics experiment has given evidence to the mind-bending idea that under the right set of conditions, two people observing the same events can see two different things happen and both be correct.