Matter & Energy

Topic Image Rail


GRAVITY'S CENTURY  Einstein's general theory of relativity, published in November 1915, describes gravity as the warping of spacetime by masses such as the Earth and moon. 

Illustration of a wormhole

KEEP IN TOUCH  Particles radiated from a black hole may sustain two kinds of links with the black hole’s interior: a quantum connection called entanglement and a tunnel through space called a wormhole.

Specialized proteins (blue and yellow) can repair damaged DNA. The 2015 Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded to three researchers who determined how the cell works to protect genetic material in the face of environmental damages or DNA-copying errors.

Matter & Energy

Subscribe to RSS - Matter & Energy