Physics and astronomy News Archive
January 29, 2017 —
Dr. Martin has become a visionary physicist who has pioneered the development of microscopic MRI techniques, applying them to the physiological changes in living tissues – work that has the potential to speed up and improve the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders like Alzheimer’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Schizophrenia.
December 22, 2016 —
From bee houses and gravitational waves, to brain lasers and artificial sweeteners... we report on some great research from 2016
December 21, 2016 —
Through the course of the year over 1,500 stories were shared with the U of M community and these are some of our favourites
September 15, 2016 —
“Think of a black hole as an engine. It’s fueled by material falling in on it from a flattened disk of dust and gas. But like any engine, a black hole can also emit exhaust,”
September 2, 2016 —
John Page of the Department of Physics and Astronomy has paired with the Department of Food Science to come up with a technique to improve the production of ramen noodles
July 19, 2016 —
A team of international scientists has determined the origin of a famous cosmic 'mileage marker'
July 7, 2016 —
'Looking at this amazing science data is truly bittersweet.'
June 10, 2016 —
Theoretical prediction is confirmed by new observations of clumps of cold gas feeding a black hole
June 8, 2016 —
U of M faculty are part of an international team of astronomers that witnessed a never-before-seen cosmic weather event