Binary Stars

Even though more than half of the stars in our universe are binary stars, a majority of us tend to ignore the more profound understanding and meaning behind these stars. In fact, most of us get our knowledge about binary stars from the star system on the planet ‘Tatooine’ from Star Wars. Well, there’s a […]

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Light Can Be Flexible Too

Soon, after the International Yoga Day, several researchers from institutions in Spain and the USA have concluded that light can twist too. This new property of light is known as self-torque since an external agent does not cause this noticed torque effect in light. The property is displayed by laser beams that can twist themselves […]

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Cosmic ‘Star’-dom

The glowering sun affixed in the sky above enervates us, as beads of perspiration dwell on our murky skins. With a scornful look at the burning furnace, we often hurl out a couple of abuses at the sun and continue with our work. Rarely, do we care about how such a hot, dense piece of […]

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