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Articles by Ben P. Stein

Asking questions that don't muddy the waters about wave-particle duality.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

When you squeeze them with a constant force, they can crumple at different rates.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Physicist Kip Thorne addresses critiques of movie's plot elements.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Fifty years after the term "black hole" was coined, audiences and scientists remain captivated.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

"Noseleaves" may significantly enhance some bat species' echolocation abilities.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Discoveries led to development of something even better than microscopes. Nanoscopes.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Two Japanese scientists and one American share prize for inventing LEDs used to make energy-efficient white light.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

First a hint: my pick comes from the field of condensed-matter physics.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Reflections on more than twenty years of writing about the Nobel Prizes.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor

Reflections on more than twenty years of writing about the Nobel Prizes.

Ben P. Stein, Contributor