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Nobel-winning black hole physics by Penrose, Hawking stands on work of Indian physicist Amal Raychaudhuri
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Nobel-winning black hole physics by Penrose, Hawking stands on work of Indian physicist Amal Raychaudhuri

The Raychaudhuri Equation continues to be a key tool in investigating the behaviour of black hole horizons in modern physics.

Newton's theory of gravity 'out of date', dark matter can explain ocean tides, UK scientist proposes
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Newton's theory of gravity 'out of date', dark matter can explain ocean tides, UK scientist proposes

A former Royal Aircraft Establishment scientist has proposed an alternative theory to Newton's, of why ocean tides form on Earth.

Discovery of asymmetrical double neutron star system may have astronomical implications
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Discovery of asymmetrical double neutron star system may have astronomical implications

The system is thought to be a precursor to ones like the double neutron star system that prompted the 2017 discovery of gravitational waves.

Astronomers discover star orbits black hole as per Einstein’s theory of relativity
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Astronomers discover star orbits black hole as per Einstein’s theory of relativity

Their observation proved that Isaac Netwon’s theory of gravity was not right in this case as he suggested that the orbit of a star would be elliptical. It was Einstein who had predicted the path correctly.

It doesn't take an Einstein to tell you the millenial mindset is to blame for India's woes: A primer on fully factual facts
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It doesn't take an Einstein to tell you the millenial mindset is to blame for India's woes: A primer on fully factual facts

First, it was Nirmala Sitharaman. And now, these so-called journalists are attacking Piyush Goyal? When and where will this shameful practice end?

Scientists confirm that black holes are hairless and ring like a bell, gravitationally speaking, when they're born
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Scientists confirm that black holes are hairless and ring like a bell, gravitationally speaking, when they're born

Scientists have found gravitational wave signals peaking in a sharp curve before fading away, like a bird's 'chirp'.

Hubble finds unusual black hole at a spiral galaxy's centre 130m light years away
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Hubble finds unusual black hole at a spiral galaxy's centre 130m light years away

The black hole is at the heart of a spiral galaxy, NGC 3147, located 130 million light-years away.

Scientific community celebrates 100 years of a solar eclipse that made Albert Einstein famous
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Scientific community celebrates 100 years of a solar eclipse that made Albert Einstein famous

The event helped verify Einstein's Theory of Relativity, which underpins critical modern technologies like GPS.

We're living in the second golden age of space exploration: Futurist Michio Kaku
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We're living in the second golden age of space exploration: Futurist Michio Kaku

Physics is the harmonies on a string... chemistry — the melody, and the universe, the symphony.

Gravitational waves have been detected, scientists unsure where they're from
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Gravitational waves have been detected, scientists unsure where they're from

Scientists think it might have originated from a neutron star merger 500 million light-years from Earth.

Black Hole event horizon: First image of black hole helps confirm Einstein's general relativity theory
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Black Hole event horizon: First image of black hole helps confirm Einstein's general relativity theory

The black hole is located in the M87 galaxy that is about 53 million light years away from Earth.

First closeup image of a black hole ever taken might be unveiled on 10 April
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First closeup image of a black hole ever taken might be unveiled on 10 April

The closest supermassive black hole to us is thought to be at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy.

Einstein puzzle on his Unified Field Theory solved at last after missing page found
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Einstein puzzle on his Unified Field Theory solved at last after missing page found

The handwritten page was part of Einstein's 1930 paper attempting to put together the unified field theory.

Albert Einstein's handwritten, candid letter rejecting God sold for a whopping $3 million at Christie's in New York
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Albert Einstein's handwritten, candid letter rejecting God sold for a whopping $3 million at Christie's in New York

The Nobel Prize-winning scientist, Albert Einstein, then 74, wrote the one-and-a-half page note to German philosopher Eric Gutkind in response to one of his works

Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis' rise: 'Here are brewing economically and politically dark times...'
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Letter shows fearful Albert Einstein long before Nazis' rise: 'Here are brewing economically and politically dark times...'

More than a decade before the Nazis seized power in Germany, Albert Einstein was on the run and already fearful for his country's future, according to a newly revealed handwritten letter.

Remembering Steve Jobs: On his 7th death anniversary, here's a friendly invitation
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Remembering Steve Jobs: On his 7th death anniversary, here's a friendly invitation

No, the invitation is not to buy an Apple device. It's for you to know Jobs the way he'd want you to.

Einstein’s proposed theory of relativity passes yet another black hole test
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Einstein’s proposed theory of relativity passes yet another black hole test

The black hole that lies at the heart of the Milky Way is 4 million times as massive as our sun.

Einstein's theory of relativity passes test even with dense neutron stars
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Einstein's theory of relativity passes test even with dense neutron stars

A study shows that Einstein's theory proves even in one of the most extreme scenarios.

Stephen Hawking Foundation trustee dismisses Union minister Harsh Vardhan's claims, reports The Telegraph
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Stephen Hawking Foundation trustee dismisses Union minister Harsh Vardhan's claims, reports The Telegraph

A founding trustee of The Stephen Hawking foundation has reportedly refuted the claims of Harsh Vardhan, who said that Hawking had said the Vedas have a theory that is superior to Albert Einstein's equation e=mc^2.

Union minister Harsh Vardhan claims Stephen Hawking said Vedas had concepts superior to Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity
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Union minister Harsh Vardhan claims Stephen Hawking said Vedas had concepts superior to Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Harsh Vardhan on Thursday claimed that cosmologist Stephen Hawking, who passed away this week, had said the Vedas have a theory that is superior to Albert Einstein's equation