Archive for the ‘Event Horizon Telescope’ Category

Physics Nobel 2020: Are there black holes on the sky?

October 12, 2020

roger penrose nobel prize, roger penrose black holes, ulf danielsson uppsala university, nils martensson uppsala university, dan larhammar uppsala university, david haviland kth, mats larsson stockholm university, eva olsson chalmers university of technology, thors hans hansson stockholm university, Anders Irbäck lund university, Gunnar Ingelman uppsala, vidar helgesen nobel foundation
ulf danielsson uppsala university
philip bucksbaum aps, megan donahue aas, michael moloney aip, jonathan flint cbe, chandrima shaha insa, santanu bhattacharya iacs, petra rudolf eps, Jodie Bradby anu

PHYSICS WHYS: Stephens Two

February 12, 2020

Karen Andrews minister, science minister Karen Andrews, Jodie Bradby aip, Jodie Bradby President, Australian Institute of Physics, matthew bailes swinburne, ozgrav australia, Prime Minister’s Prizes Australia stephen hawking big bang
stephen crothers, Professor John K. Webb university of new south wales, michael ashley unsw, Professor Paul Davies, roy kerr black hole, Ian Jacobs unsw, philip bucksbaum aps, philip bucksbaum stanford, megan donahue aas, michael moloney aip

Evil doctors – in fiction and in real life

February 8, 2020

science fraudPhilip Howard Bucksbaum, Philip Howard Bucksbaum aps, megan donahue aas, Mel Sabella aapt, Steven Chu aaas, michael moloney aip, Jonathan Flint CBE, Marcia McNutt nas, royal swedish academy of sciences

Intellectual Effluent Disposal Service

February 5, 2020

anne kinney nsffrance cordova nsf, anne kinney nsf, james ulvestad nsf, allison lerner nsf, roger falcone aps, megan donahue aas

Physics funding going forward

February 2, 2020

roger falcone aps

Here are some of my old graphics on this topic:



kelvin droegemeier ostp

OMG! Shep Doeleman fabricated data to make black hole image!

January 26, 2020

Here is the link to the Robitaille video.

Data fabrication is a form of science fraud. Science fraud conducted with government money is a crime in US law.

shep doelemanshep doeleman, shep doeleman eht, shep doeleman harvard, france cordova nsf, anne kinney nsf, allison lerner nsf, roger falcone aps, megan donahue aas, Lawrence Bacow harvard

Will Dan put up or shut up?

January 3, 2020

royal swedish academy of sciences

Decade-end science message for the world

December 22, 2019

kevin droegemeier ostp, anna ekström minister, karen andrews minister, k vijayraghavan psa, k n vyas dae, ashutosh sharma dst, lars heikensten nobel foundation, carl-henrik heldin nobel foundation, dan larhammar uppsala university, Pontus Böckman VoF, Roger Falcone aps, Megan Donahue aas, michael moloney aip, anna ekström ministerthomas f rosenbaum caltech, christopher l eisgruber princeton, Lawrence Bacow harvard, l rafael reif mit, Janet Napolitano uc, france cordova nsf, anne kinney nsf, allison lerner nsf, scientific misconduct, science fraud,



Q: What is the most fruitful area of physics in future?

August 15, 2019

Young student asks: What is the most fruitful discipline of physics I should train myself in?

Dreamheron answers: Waste Management. Take out the trash.

Student: Will I get a Breakthrough Prize for this?

Dreamheron: Not as long as Yuri listens to Edward.

Student: But will I get NSF funds?

Dreamheron: Not as long as France is in charge.

Student: What will I gain in the end?

Dreamheron: The knowledge that you have given the society something back.

Student: Can you give me an example of the person to follow?

Dreamheron: Stephen Crothers.

What will trigger the next growth spurt in physics?

July 3, 2019