Physics

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Jack Steinberger obituary
Nobel prizewinning scientist whose work played a significant role in the development of modern particle physics theory

Frank Close

11, Jan, 2021 @5:58 PM

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Sir Arnold Wolfendale obituary
Astronomer royal and physicist who greatly advanced understanding of cosmic rays

Alan Watson

08, Jan, 2021 @5:47 PM

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North and south are not poles apart | Brief letters
Brief letters: Geophysics | Covid tests | Spring decorations | Manchester City goal | Severn Bridge naming

Letters

07, Jan, 2021 @5:43 PM

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David Mildner obituary
Other Lives: Atomic researcher who spent much of his career at the US National Institute for Standards and Technology

Gavin Taylor

04, Jan, 2021 @10:36 AM

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Britain has some of the greatest theoretical scientists, so why won't it properly fund them? | Thomas Fink
From black holes to consciousness, Nobel-winner Roger Penrose shows the beauty of theory. But it needs more support, says Thomas Fink of the London Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Thomas Fink

08, Dec, 2020 @10:30 AM

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John Mitchell obituary
Other Lives: Food scientist who used his knowledge to create products from breakfast cereals to pet food

Johanna Mitchell

07, Dec, 2020 @11:18 AM

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Eddie Yeadon obituary
Other Lives: Engineer and physicist specialising in optics who worked on the Apollo 11 helmets

Elizabeth Martin

22, Nov, 2020 @5:01 PM

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There Are Places in the World Where Rules Are Less Important Than Kindness by Carlo Rovelli – review
The Italian physicist fuses his deep knowledge of science and the arts

Andrew Anthony

10, Nov, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Yuri Orlov obituary
Russian physicist whose campaigning for human rights in the Soviet Union led to imprisonment and exile to the US

Jonathan Steele

01, Nov, 2020 @3:51 PM

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John Barrow obituary
Cosmologist who asked whether the existence of intelligent life has implications for the nature of the universe

Michael Rowan-Robinson

27, Oct, 2020 @6:19 PM

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Soup and wine with Roger Penrose, master of gravity, light and infinity
In an extract from his new book, a colleague recalls a meal with the mathematician who shared the 2020 Nobel prize in physics

Carlo Rovelli

11, Oct, 2020 @5:30 AM

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Three scientists share Nobel prize in physics for work on black holes
Roger Penrose says win, shared with Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez, ‘is in some ways a distraction’

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

06, Oct, 2020 @1:58 PM

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