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Brick bazinga! Bring on 'The Big Bang Theory' Lego

Sheldon and his geeky gang of misfit scientists could get their own Lego set if it gets enough votes on Lego Cuusoo. Sadly, evil Wil Wheaton not included.

By March 5, 2014

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A new kind of string theory: The physics of playing guitar

A University of Oxford physicist has derived equations that describe how guitar techniques influence the pitch of a note.

By July 23, 2014

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The secret to finding love: Framing theory

Concordia University research suggests those seeking love are especially influenced by information framed negatively.

By May 8, 2014

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Medieval bishop's theory resembles modern concept of multiple universes

A 13th-century bishop's theory about the formation of the universe has intriguing parallels with the theory of multiple universes.

April 27, 2014

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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 March 18, 2014

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'Big Bang Theory' star creates TV show about real prodigies

A new real-life television series looks to profile young engineering, programming, sports, and creative geniuses from around the world.

By January 22, 2013

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'Big Bang Theory' catchphrase inspires new bee species name

"Bazinga!" Jim Parson's character on "The Big Bang Theory" is behind a new bee species discovered by a Brazilian scientist.

By January 3, 2013

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Higgs boson theory nets Nobel for pair of physicists

The prestigious award goes to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs, who a half-century ago independently proposed what became the Higgs boson, discovered in 2012.

By October 8, 2013

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EE mobile hotspot is 'CAT4' for faster 4G, in theory at least

The new Huawei E5776 mobile Wi-Fi gadget is a category 4 device meaning it can get up to speeds of 150Mbps, on paper, anyway.

By April 19, 2013

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Stephen Hawking to appear on 'Big Bang Theory'

The famous physicist is to make a cameo appearance the week after Leonard Nimoy is scheduled to grace the show.

By March 13, 2012