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New research proposes a way to test whether quantum entanglement is affected by consciousness.
/May 19, 2017
The Truth is in the Stars: a panel on science and creativity Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Live panel discussion webcast:…
/May 18, 2017
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/May 12, 2017
When Canadian astrophysicists wrote a paper showing how the orbits of the newly discovered Trappist planets could be stable, a…
/May 11, 2017
CHIME, a radio telescope under construction in British Columbia, expects to find hundreds of “fast radio bursts” and generate a…
/May 10, 2017
Researchers at Perimeter Institute and the Institute for Quantum Computing find quantum causality is “much richer than in the classical world.”
/May 09, 2017
The true power of science is that it perpetually refines our understanding based on new evidence.
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/Apr 19, 2017
New research proposes that the universe may have been two-dimensional at the time of the big bang.
/Apr 12, 2017
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