Tag Archives: Relativity

Whether it is cricket or physics, imagined scenarios can expand the limits of our understanding

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Gravitational Waves

The first observation of gravitational waves was big news. I wrote a piece for the Guardian which wasn’t part of the Life & Physics blog (and which also appeared in the printed paper), and did a Q&A with Hiranya Peiris … Continue reading

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Video: 100 years of Einstein’s General Relativity

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Maxwell’s equations: 150 years of light

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New quantum technology, and the measurement and definition of time

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Heroes, monsters and people: When it comes to moral choices, outstanding physicists are very ordinary

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The genesis and renaissance of general relativity

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The gloves don’t work

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Gl├╝wein and gravity waves

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Belief, bias and Bayes

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