News Stories relating to "gravity"
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Black holes are possibly one of the most mysterious and unfathomable entities in the known universe. They are generally considered to be black, dense bodies of matter with a gravitational pull that is so strong that even light itself cannot escape their unrelenting grasp.
But, in the largely uncharted environment of deep space, our...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
A recent study could help scientists predict impending floods months before they occur.
The study states that a pair of NASA satellites, known collectively as GRACE, have detected variations in gravitational pull from saturated river basins that appear to be accurate indicators of flooding.
The report, which was...
Monday, July 29, 2013
If the human race remains trapped on Planet Earth, one way or another, we will eventually go extinct. The only way to prevent this is to express ourselves out into the surrounding galaxy and beyond in a significant way. But to do that we must understand and harness the force of gravity, and now a group of scientists have found some new hints that...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Scientists are working hard to understand gravity--which is the key to future space travel. When it comes to this subject, they think that Albert Einstein was absolutely right--and completely wrong.
In the Guardian, Robin McKie quotes psysicist Harald Luck as saying, "In his general theory of relativity, Einstein predicted the...
Thursday, April 16, 2009
Newton discovered gravity when an apple fell on his head while he was dozing under a tree. When Italian researcher Galileo dropped a heavy object and a light object from a tower in the 17th century, they both hit the ground at the same time, proving that the pull of gravity does not depend on weight. But if he had done this experiment during...
Wednesday, March 14, 2007
Maurice Cotterell, who has been a popular guest on Dreamland, will be Coast to Coast AM with Art Bell on Sunday, March 18, starting at 10 p.m. Pacific. He will talk about his recent discovery about gravity, which he presented at the recent International UFO Conference in Pahrump, Nevada.
NOTE: This news story, previously...