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Articles by Yuen Yiu

The gigantic celestial body has exploded multiple times, confounding scientists.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Redesigned guitar strings use physics to avoid whammy bar dissonance.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

This past summer, thousands of scientists worked together in the first observation of a neutron star merger. Here’s how it went down.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

An animation of two neutron stars colliding.

First gravitational wave detection of colliding neutron stars sent scientists racing to collect light from the event.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

An artist's rendering of the LISA satellite.

A 100-year-old theory helped open up a brand-new world of astronomy.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The experiment behind this year’s winner for the Nobel Prize in Physics.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The 2017 Nobel Prize honors a discovery that Einstein predicted more than 100 years ago.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The 2017 Nobel prize honors three for the first observation of gravitational waves.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Researchers figure out how to cheaply grow large shape memory alloy crystals.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

French scientists have created a material with convention-defying magnetic properties.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer