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See physicist surprised by news his Big Bang theory was right

Stanford Professor Andrei Linde gets a little choked up when a colleague delivers the news that his theory of cosmic inflation has been verified by the observation of primordial gravitational waves.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Physicist proposes to physicist in a physics paper

Two physicists have been together for seven years. It's like the start of a joke. Instead, it's the start of something beautiful -- and, well, physic(s)al.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Google Doodle kitty honors physicist Erwin Schrodinger

Famed for his theoretical experiment in which a cooped-up cat neither lives nor dies, the physicist would have been 126 years old today.

By Aug. 12, 2013

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Police officer blinded by science, argues physicist

To get out of a $400 stop sign violation, a physicist at the University of California, San Diego, uses math in his defense.

By Apr. 14, 2012

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Theoretical physicist: Moore's Law has just 10 years to go

The age of silicon will come to a close but nobody knows when. Well, almost nobody.

By Apr. 30, 2012

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Physicist cuts plane boarding time in half

Algorithm has passengers board in a set order, reducing the aisle traffic jam and potentially saving more than $1 billion for the industry.

By Aug. 30, 2011

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Reports: Hadron Collider physicist arrested on terrorism charges

A 32-year-old nuclear physicist, one of the 7,000 people working on the Large Hadron Collider, is arrested on suspicion of advising al-Qaeda.

By Oct. 10, 2009

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Physicist: Big Bang not the only big bang

Physicist Neil Turok doesn't want you to get too attached to this universe. There will be others.

By Feb. 20, 2008

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A rock star tries to understand his world-famous physicist Dad

Mark Everett is the lead singer of rock band, EELS. He has only just come to terms with the true reality of his father, Hugh Everett and his theory of parallel universes.

By Oct. 22, 2008

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Pioneering physicist recounts his early days in Silicon Valley

Harry Sello is a longtime expert on materials and processes for device technology. He once worked with William Shockley, who was then at Fairchild Semiconductor. Sello recalls how it all began.

Nov. 1, 2007