Physics: News

26 Jul 2022

Space News

Why inner solar system spins slower than it should

Ever wondered why the inner solar system spins slower than the laws of modern physics dictate? Well, researchers at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) might have discovered the answer to the riddle.

24 Jun 2022

Chemistry

JEE Main 2022 shift 1 paper moderate to difficult: Students

More than a lakh applicants have enrolled for this year's Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main, which is being held in 501 locations across the country and 22 cities abroad.

05 Oct 2021

Nobel Prize

Hasselmann, Manabe, Parisi win Nobel Physics Prize for climate discoveries

Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann, and Giorgio Parisi won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physics for "groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of complex physical systems."

23 May 2021

Albert Einstein

Einstein's letter with iconic equation auctioned for $1.2 million

A letter penned by world-famous physicist Albert Einstein containing one of his most famous equations E=mc^2 sold at an auction for over $1.2 million.

13 Mar 2021

Engineering Colleges

Math, physics no longer mandatory for engineering aspirants, says AICTE

Studying mathematics and physics in Class-12 would no longer be mandatory for students wishing to join engineering courses, according to new guidelines in All India Council for Technical Education's (AICTE) Approval Process Handbook for 2021-22.

06 Oct 2020

Nobel Prize

2020 Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to Black Hole researchers

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Roger Penrose, Reinhard Genzel, and Andrea Ghez.

09 Jan 2020

Career

#CareerBytes: Tips to score above 90% in CBSE Class-12 Physics

The 2020 CBSE Class-12 board examinations will commence from February 15 and go on till March 30.

05 Jan 2020

Space News

This scientist claims to know how to time travel

The concept of time travel has been the plot point of many sci-fi movies, but when it comes to the real world, it is nothing but an unfulfilled dream restricted by the hard laws of physics.

24 Dec 2019

LEGO

This is the world's 'coolest' LEGO set. Literally!

When you look at LEGO bricks, you see simple toys designed to create some really cool stuff.

20 Jul 2019

West Bengal

He was once a Naxalite, now teaches students for free

Years before mathematician Anand Kumar launched his famed Super 30 program, a West Bengal man started free coaching to help uplift the underprivileged.

18 Jun 2019

India

#CareerBytes: What options do PCM students have other than engineering?

In India, most science students who have completed Class 12 with PCM (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) opt for engineering.

30 May 2019

Delhi University

#CareerBytes: Popular courses offered by Delhi University for PCB students

Science students who have completed Class-12 with PCB (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology) have a lot of good career options today, contrary to the belief that they have limited options.

29 May 2019

India

#CareerBytes: Popular courses offered by Delhi University for PCM students

The University of Delhi is one of the country's most desired educational institutions; every year, it attracts lakhs of students, including those from science stream.

23 May 2019

Haryana

Haryana: Free NTSE coaching for meritorious students of government school

In order to train more students for the National Talent Search Examination (NTSE), Haryana's directorate of school education has instructed the education department to provide free NTSE coaching to exemplary students.

20 Apr 2019

India

#NewsBytesExclusive: An interview with Physics Guru Dr. HC Verma

Dr. HC Verma needs no introduction. Almost every student who has studied Physics, especially IIT-JEE/engineering aspirants and students, knows him as the Physics Guru who authored their Bible, "Concepts of Physics".

21 Mar 2019

India

#CareerBytes: 5 YouTube Channels for cracking AIIMS entrance exam

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is the dream destination for medical aspirants in the country. AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam is the gateway to admission to different AIIMS campuses across India.

10 Mar 2019

India

#CBSE2022: 5 useful memory tips and tricks for Class-10 students

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is set to conduct the Class-10 term 2 board exams in a few months.

03 Mar 2019

India

#CBSE2019: Last-minute tips to score 90% in Class-12 Physics exam

For CBSE Class-12 science stream students, Physics is one of the core subjects. Many of them find it difficult as the subject involves vast syllabus which makes Physics one of the most-dreaded subjects.

11 Feb 2019

India

#CBSE2019: Memory tips and tricks for Class 10 students

The 2018-19 CBSE board exams for Class 10 will begin from 21 February and with less than two weeks left, students must be well-prepared by this time.

07 Feb 2019

India

#CBSE2019: Memory tips and tricks for Class 10 students

The 2018-19 CBSE board exams for Class 10 will begin from 21 February and with less than two months left, students must be well-prepared by this time.

06 Feb 2019

India

#CBSE2019: Preparation strategy post pre-board examinations for Class 12

The Class-12 Board Examinations are crucial as they play an important role in shaping a student's career and future.

05 Feb 2019

India

#CBSE2019 Admit Cards: Major changes introduced, important instructions to know

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has recently released the admit cards for the upcoming 2018-19 Class 10 and Class 12 Board Examinations that students can collect from their respective schools.

02 Feb 2019

India

#NewsBytesExclusive: An interview with Physics Guru Dr. HC Verma

Dr. HC Verma needs no introduction. Almost every student who has studied Physics, especially IIT-JEE/engineering aspirants and students, knows him as the Physics Guru who authored their Bible, "Concepts of Physics".

09 Jan 2019

India

#CareerBytes: Preparing for NEET? Here are 5 mistakes to avoid

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) is the gateway to admission to undergraduate programmes at prestigious medical colleges in the country.

03 Jan 2019

India

#CareerBytes: Websites that offer mock tests for AIIMS MBBS exam

Becoming a doctor is the dream of many science students and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is the dream destination for medical aspirants.

02 Jan 2019

India

#JEE2019: 6 last minute tips to prepare for JEE Main-I

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is the most difficult engineering entrance exam for admission to top institutes in India. JEE consists of Main and Advanced exams.

30 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: Memory tips and tricks for Class 10 students

The 2018-19 CBSE board exams for Class 10 will begin from 21 February and with less than two months left, students must be well-prepared by this time.

24 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: 7 websites that provide NCERT solutions for Class-10 subjects

The CBSE has announced the date sheets for the 2018-19 Class 10 and 12 board exams. Class 10 exams will be held between 21 February and 29 March.

23 Dec 2018

India

#CareerBytes: 5 YouTube Channels for cracking AIIMS entrance exam

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is the dream destination for medical aspirants in the country. AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam is the gateway to admission to different AIIMS campuses across India.

23 Dec 2018

Exams

#CBSE2019: How to score over 90% in Class 10 Science?

For CBSE Class 10 students, Science is one of the main subjects, but many of them find it difficult as the subject involves vast syllabus and a lot of concepts.

18 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: 5 things to do before Class 12 pre-boards

The Class 12 Board Examinations are crucial as they play an important role in shaping a student's career and future.

11 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: 5 YouTube Channels to follow for Class 12 Physics

For many students preparing for CBSE Class 12 board exams, Physics is one of the most difficult subjects. The syllabus is vast and intimidating, which makes Physics one of the most-dreaded subjects.

10 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: 5 useful apps for Class 10 Science preparation

CBSE board exam preparation can be a stressful time for many Class 10 students, but they need not worry if they study hard and prepare properly.

08 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: Websites for taking online CBSE Class 12 mock tests

For many CBSE Class 12 students, board exam preparation can be quite stressful. To give a boost to their exam preparation process, students can take online mock tests.

08 Dec 2018

India

#CBSE2019: How to prepare for Class 10 board exams subject-wise?

A student's performance in CBSE Class 10 board exams is crucial as it decides which stream one should choose for a bright career.

22 Nov 2018

Space News

Is 'faster-than-light' travel possible? Researchers think so

Despite artificial intelligence and genetic modification increasingly coming into the mainstream, one of the gems of science fiction - faster-than-light travel - has so far evaded scientific advancement.

17 Nov 2018

Technology

Scientists have changed the definition of a 'kilogram': Details here

129 years after the 'kilogram' was defined, scientists have decided to change its definition, from the earlier weight-based one, to a new electric current-based one.

30 Jul 2018

India

All five Indians win gold at International Physics Olympiad

At the International Physics Olympiad (IPhO 2018) that concluded on July 29, India created history.

27 Jul 2018

Chile

Einstein's general theory of relativity passes the blackhole test

Despite being over a 100 years old, Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity has passed yet another test with flying colors.

22 Jun 2018

Technology

Inspired by Google-Glass, Delhi boy invents device for hearing impaired

At just 17, this Delhi boy is a genius.