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Physicist proves wormhole travel is possible, but it's not what you think

A Harvard physicist has likely ruined the dreams of many a science fiction fan by claiming a real wormhole would be useless for deep space travel.

Travel through wormholes is possible, but slow

A Harvard physicist has shown that wormholes can exist: tunnels in curved space-time, connecting two distant places, through which travel is possible.

Is time travel possible? | Human World  EarthSky

Sure it is, says this physicist, but only if you have an object with infinite mass. Here's the story of how to build a time machine, with a design that's deceptively ...

Get healthy for vacation - Harvard Health  Harvard Health

Before you leave for summer vacation, don't forget to pack some good health. "While you should follow healthy habits year-round, you should give extra attention ...

36 Hours in Mendocino County  The New York Times

Tall trees, mushroom ice cream, a Buddhist brunch: the possibilities are endless in this rural slice of Northern California.

El Al Airline Warns of Measles After Flight Attendant Falls Into Coma  The New York Times

A flight attendant for El Al, the Israeli national airline, is comatose after becoming ill with the measles on a flight from New York City to Tel Aviv, according to the ...

Here Are Eight Predictions For Season 8 Of 'Game Of Thrones'  Forbes

Game of Thrones is almost upon us. Season 8 will be the show's last, wrapping up all the myriad storylines and conflicts and settling the war over the Iron Throne ...

I Walked the Length of Manhattan. Here Is What I Found.  The New York Times

Our columnist, Sebastian Modak, is visiting each destination on our 52 Places to Go in 2019 list. He arrived in New York City from Williamsburg, Va., where the ...

Carlo Rovelli: ?Time travel is just what we do every day??  The Guardian

What do you ask the man who knows everything? The theoretical physicist and bestselling author answers questions from famous fans and Observer readers.

Pompeo dismisses NKorea's rejection of him as US negotiator  The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) ? Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday rejected a North Korean demand that he be replaced as President Donald Trump's top ...

?Don?t Succumb to the Fear?: Women Share Travel Safety Tips  The New York Times

No woman is responsible for harassment or any other violent act against her. But experienced travelers and government agencies show how to travel as safely ...

Is Time Travel Possible? Scientists Explore the Past and Future

How would you like to head back to the future in a DeLorean car? Or travel with the crew of the USS Enterprise to save the whales? These two examples (from ...

Time travel is possible ? but only if you have an object with infinite mass  The Conversation - US

Who wouldn't want to travel in time, glimpsing the dinosaurs or peeking at humans 2000 years from now? Now physicists have designed a time machine that ...

The Layered History of Paris's Notre-Dame  CityLab

Far from being a single author's definitive text, the beloved cathedral's history is a palimpsest.

Fla. Department of Health in Martin Co. extends hours to vaccinate more people against Hepatitis A

The Florida Department of Health in Martin County extended its hours by three hours Thursday to allow more time for people to get a vaccine.

Like to travel? Interested in wildlife? Then researchers want to hear from you.  The Washington Post

For one week in January, passengers aboard Le Boreal, a cruise ship operated by the French company Ponant, soaked up Antarctica's wildlife. They stood on ...

Officials caution residents to be ready ahead of severe storms  WAVY-TV

Hampton Roads could see some strong storms late Friday heading into the Easter weekend.

Avengers: Endgame New Trailer: Everything We Learned  TIME

Just as Avengers: Endgame tickets went on sale, Marvel released its new trailer for the film. Here's what we learned.

Oliver Sacks: The Healing Power of Gardens  The New York Times

Even for people who are deeply disabled neurologically, nature can be more powerful than any medication.

Trump Signals Even Fiercer Immigration Agenda, With a Possible Return of Family Separations  The New York Times

WASHINGTON ? President Trump's purge of the nation's top homeland security officials is a sign that he is preparing to unleash an even fiercer assault on ...

Trump-Nadler Feud, Renewed by Mueller Report  The New York Times

[Want to get New York Today by email? Here's the sign-up.] Today is Good Friday and the first night of Passover. Weather: Grab the umbrella. It may drizzle in ...

Easter travel 2019: Where to avoid on roads and rail  BBC News

Drivers are being warned of congestion from Thursday afternoon as millions of cars take to the roads for the Easter bank holiday. Highways England has ...

Paris?s Cathedral of Imagination and Memory  The New York Times

Sacred symbol, tourist attraction, beacon for visitors and locals alike: After the fire, writers reflect on the building that has been both constant and ever-shifting in ...

Is Time Travel Possible? The Quest for a Viable Theory of Time Travel  Now. Powered by Northrop Grumman.

Time travel. It's often used by science fiction novels, television shows and movies as either the central plot device, like in ?Back to the Future,? or the fundamental ...

Stephen Hawking's final book suggests time travel may one day be possible ? here's what to make of it  Phys.Org

"If one made a research grant application to work on time travel it would be dismissed immediately," writes the physicist Stephen Hawking in his posthumous ...

Allow extra travel time for QPR - News  Blackburn rovers

Rovers fans are reminded of potential travel disruption ahead of our Good Friday fixture against Queens Park Rangers.

A theory against time travel seems to have been debunked  Quartz

This is all highly theoretical. But at least on paper, one reason why time travel has not been thought to be possible appears to have been intellectually dispelled.

'We can build a real time machine'  BBC News

Travelling in time might sound like a flight of fancy, but some physicists think it might really be possible. BBC Horizon looked at some of the most promising ideas ...

Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners  The New York Times

We've found that many gun owners are frustrated that the gun lobby claims to be speaking for them,? Ms. Giffords said in an interview about the advocacy group ...

How time travel is possible and may already be happening  Canoe

If you could go back in time, what would you do differently? Or, would you prefer to fast forward and see what the world is like in the future?While time travel ...

The Right Way to Use a Public Bathroom (to Avoid Getting Sick)  The New York Times

The odds of becoming ill from using a public bathroom are slim. But there are a few things you can do to minimize your risk even more. Here's what to keep in ...

Cosmic Thoughts: The Paradigm of Space in Moscow Conceptualism - Journal #99 April 2019  E-Flux

With a political territory that covers two continents, the topic of space has always played a fundamental role in Russian culture. The country's vastness, together ...

The YMCA's Camp Abe Lincoln has a big list of summer offerings  KWQC-TV6

It's time to start thinking about what kids will be doing all summer long. One of the many options is the YMCA's Camp Abe Lincoln for kids 4-17.

Stephen Hawking Believed Time Travel Was More Likely Than The Existence Of God  Forbes

As he explains in his final book, "Brief Answers to the Big Questions," before the Big Bang there was nothing, not even a God to create the universe.

Time Travel Isn't Possible?Or Is It?

Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity suggests backward time travel is possible in some scenarios, but do those situations ever exist in our universe?

Future - How and why did religion evolve?  BBC News

Humanity's most puzzling behaviour has deep roots in our evolutionary past.

Ask Ethan: Would Traveling Back In Time Destroy The Universe?  Forbes

Artistic impression of a Multiverse ? where our Universe is only one of many. Will traveling back in time have the possibility of unraveling the spacetime ...

The block universe theory, where time travel is possible but time passing is an illusion  ABC News

The block universe theory says the past, present and future all exist ? and are equally real ? in a four-dimensional block where the passing of time is an ...

Brumbies hold no fear on Super Rugby road  The Canberra Times

Brumbies coach Dan McKellar believes the side's strong recent record in Africa will see them past the Stormers in Cape Town. The 3-5 Brumbies endured a ...

Ask Ethan: Which Movies Get The Science Of Time Travel Right?  Forbes

It's one of the most common tropes in science fiction. But which movies actually get the science right?

Is Time Travel Possible, According To Science?  Forbes Now

Traveling forward through time is inevitable, but is there any way to control it?

Physicists reverse time using quantum computer

Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology teamed up with colleagues from the U.S. and Switzerland and returned the state of a quantum ...

Philosophy professor suggests time travel isn't impossible  The Badger Herald

A philosophy professor pondered to a packed room of observers whether time travel was possible Thursday. The answer? Maybe. Though it is often used as a ...

The Human Brain Is a Time Traveler  The New York Times

Looking to the future has always defined humanity. Will A.I. become the best crystal ball of all?

Unplug with Sadhguru: Is Time Travel possible-Social media question  Economic Times

Sadhguru, Isha Foundation, answers questions from the youth. At a Youth and Truth event held in College of Engineering, Chennai, a Social media questioner ...

How Traveling Back In Time Could Really, Physically Be Possible  Forbes

The idea of traveling back in time has long fascinated humans, such as in Back To The Future's Delorean DMC-12. After decades of research, we may have hit ...

Maybe You Really Can Use Black Holes to Travel the Universe - The Crux  Discover Magazine

After the movie 'Interstellar' came out, a physicist studied whether you could pass through a black hole unharmed. For some black holes, it might work.

How to Deal With Possible TSA Travel Delays Caused by the Government Shutdown  TIME

Some travelers are anticipating travel delays at TSA checkpoints. Here are some tips to deal with serious security delays at airports.

Matthew Whitaker is steeped in time travel and Bigfoot. He?s the right man for the job.  The Washington Post

My colleague Ruth Marcus writes: ?The acting attorney general of the United States is a crackpot.? As though that's a bad thing. Which it isn't. The ?crackpot? bit is ...

Where?s Our Warp Drive to the Stars?  The New York Times

In the sci-fi franchise ?Star Trek,? the U.S.S. Enterprise zips back and forth across the universe, propelled by a ?warp drive.? Sadly for fans of space travel, that ...

What Einstein and Bill Gates Teach Us About Time Travel

Time travel has long been a staple of science fiction books and movies. But will we ever be able to build a time machine and beam ourselves backward and ...

Time Travel: Theories, Paradoxes & Possibilities

Traveling through time ? possible in theory ? is beyond our current technological capabilities. Here are some of the leading theories about the fourth ...

Scientists dismiss the idea of travel through wormholes  Phys.Org

A RUDN employee and Brazilian colleagues have called into question the concept of using stable wormholes as portals to different points of space-time.

Rotating black holes as portals for hyperspace travel  EarthSky

One of the most cherished science fiction scenarios is using a black hole as a portal to another dimension or time or universe. Is it possible? Maybe. But choose ...

Stephen Hawking?s final musings on God, life in the universe and time travel  The Washington Post

His name summons up the image of a casually but well-dressed scholar slumped in a wheelchair, glasses slipping down his nose, hands crossed in his lap ...

Matter Sucked in by Black Holes May Travel into the Future, Get Spit Back Out  Live Science

A new theory tries to explain the mysterious phenomena that exists at the center of black holes.

What is time? Physicist Carlo Rovelli ponders the enigmatic fourth dimension

Physicist Carlo Rovelli talks about his new book, "The Order of Time," the nature of time, the second law of thermodynamics and whether time travel is possible.

Time travel is mathematically possible

Researchers from University of Columbia have devised a mathematical framework for travelling through time.

Science Fiction or Fact: Is Time Travel Possible?

In this weekly series, Life's Little Mysteries rates the plausibility of popular science fiction concepts. In the first "Back to the Future" movie, all it took to travel ...

Stephen Hawking's Memorial Service Will Be Open to Time Travelers  ExtremeTech

Stephen Hawking's interment *service* is scheduled to take place at Westminster Abbey, Broad Sanctuary, London, on Friday June 15 at 12 PM. Members of the ...

Physicist explains why time travel isn't possible  Futurity: Research News

In a new book, physicist Richard Muller answers the question: Why does the arrow of time flow inexorably toward the future, constantly creating new "nows?"

Living in the now: It?s not as simple as you?d think  The Irish Times

Science suggests the present has 'no particular significance' above the past or the future?

When to go and other fast facts for Kyoto, Japan  National Geographic

This charming city, rich in culture and history, will captivate any traveler.

9 Things You Should Know Before You Go to India  The New York Times

India is one of the most vibrant, colorful, exciting places to visit in the world. The diversity of people, culture and cuisine make it a worthwhile destination for any ...

Time travel into the future is already possible  ABC Local

Time travel happens all the time: we're usually travelling smoothly into the future at the rate of one second per second. We can also slow down the flow of time ...

Avengers Endgame Trailer: We Still Have So Many Questions  TIME

Where is Captain Marvel? Which original Avengers are going to die? Here's every question we have after watching the Avengers: Endgame trailer.

Rotating black holes may serve as gentle portals for hyperspace travel  The Conversation - US

One of the most cherished science fiction scenarios is using a black hole as a portal to another dimension or time or universe. That fantasy may be closer to ...

At Stephen Hawking?s Funeral, Time Travelers Welcome  History

Hawking's memorial *service* at Westminster Abbey is open to people who have not been born yet.

Pasta Dreams and Flying Machines: Our Tuscan Adventure  The New York Times

A father takes his two young sons to Tuscany to savor pasta and the country's rich history. Along the way, they discover that the straight path is not always the ...

Stephen Hawking's Memorial Might Have Time Travelers in Attendance  Live Science

Stephen Hawking once threw a party just for time-travelers (none showed up). Will his interment be a different story?

To Heal Wounds, Cells Time-Travel Back to a Fetal State  WIRED

Cells can reprogram themselves after an injury much more radically than people thought, reverting to a stem cell-like state.

A Fifth Dimension Could Make Star Trek Discovery's Spore Drive Physically Possible  Forbes

The USS Discovery, NCC-1031, is the first Star Trek ship we've seen to be capable of traveling via spore drive, which is faster than both impulse engines and ...

Harvard Astronomer On Why Aliens Aren't Science Fiction  WBUR

Superstar astronomer Avi Loeb discusses mysteries surrounding the interstellar space object known as 'Oumuamua, why it could be a probe sent by an alien ...

Five ways to travel through time  Cosmos

Travel to the past is probably impossible. But to the future? That's a different story. Cathal O'Connell considers the feasibility of physics.

Engage Warp Drive! Why Interstellar Travel's Harder Than It Looks

How hard is it to hop to the nearest star system or soar across the galaxy? A typical "Star Trek" or "Star Wars" movie makes it look easy. When the heroes get a ...

Time Travel Probably Isn't Possible?Why Do We Wish It Were?  National Geographic

Since H.G. Wells imagined that time was a fourth dimension?and Einstein confirmed it?the idea of time travel has captivated us. More than 50 scientific papers ...

Winter weather advisory for mix of sleet, snow and rain on Thursday. Some slick travel possible.  The Washington Post

A coating or more of snow and sleet is possible in our colder areas, as well as a glaze of freezing rain.

Stephen Hawking service: Possibility of time travellers 'can't be excluded'  BBC News

Anyone born in the next 20 years is eligible to apply for a seat at the Westminster Abbey *service*.

Want to 'Tesser'? Ironing Out 'Wrinkle in Time's' Wild Space-Travel Ideas

Want to "tesser" across the universe? Instantaneous travel between planets and stars is not as easy as it looks in Madeleine L'Engle's 1962 book "A Wrinkle in ...

News Anchor Who Watched 'Back to the Future' Too Many Times Blames Plane Crash on 'Flux Capacitor': Video  Travel+Leisure

Great Scott! Looks like an unsuspecting newsperson just got pranked. People across the internet have been delighted by a news report by Kathryn Burcham of ...

Great Scott! Scientists just invented a ?flux capacitor? for quantum computers  The Next Web

A team of scientists invented a flux capacitor for quantum computer systems. It won't let you time travel but it could help usher in the era of quantum computers.

4 Reasons Why Fortnite's Season 5 Theme Could Be Time Travel  Forbes

One theory for the theme of Fortnite's Season 5 seems to dominate right now, and that's time travel. Let's get into the reasons why.

What You Need to Know Before Your First Trip Abroad  The New York Times

Making sure you have a hotel room and a flight is just the beginning. Here are some tips to help you plan your first international trip.

A messy mix of snow, sleet and rain likely on Thursday. Accumulation and slick travel possible in colder locations.  The Washington Post

Snow and ice will last longer north and west of the Beltway, and could cause delays and cancellations.

Is 'Looper'-like Time Travel Possible? Scientists Say Maybe

The new movie "Looper" shows the potential for misuse of time travel. Though the film is science fiction, physicists say time travel could possibly be fact.

Flying Tips for Wheelchair Users, From Wheelchair Users  The New York Times

Air travel can cause a great deal of apprehension for both seasoned and novice travelers. If you're taking that flight with a wheelchair ? that's an added level of ...

Live streaming of today's Breakthrough Prize Symposium  UC Berkeley

Members of the public can livestream talks by some of the world's top science luminaries on Monday, Nov. 5, as they address challenging questions at the ...

Discovery of Gravitational Waves Makes Time Travel Mathematically Possible | Civic  U.S. News & World Report

The discovery of gravitational waves this month rocked the scientific community ? and it stands to rock a lot more. Remarkably, the Laser Interferometer ...

U.S. Renews China Travel Warning, Citing Risk of Arbitrary Detention  The New York Times

The United States renewed a travel advisory for China on Thursday that warned American citizens could face arbitrary detention there, a move that came amid ...

Tuesday?s best TV: Horizon: How to Build a Time Machine; Ackley Bridge  The Guardian

Wormholes and quantum entanglement are just two of the theories explored in this documentary on making time travel possible, plus rumours abound in the ...

Faster Than Light! Incredible Illusion Makes Images 'Time Travel'  Live Science

By creating the illusion that light is traveling faster than at light speed, researchers have shown that objects can appear to move backward in time.

An anonymous 4chan post could help solve a 25-year-old math mystery  The Verge

A 4chan poster may have solved part of a very tricky math problem that mathematicians have been working on for at least 25 years. The user was just trying to ...

Is time travel possible? Yes, but you might get 'spaghettified,' says UBC astrophysicist

Jaymie Matthews, astrophysicist and self-declared sci-fi geek, hosts a Q & A where he discusses all things time travel tonight at the H.R. MacMillan Space ...

Time travel explained in less than a minute  Newshub

There have been a number of stories in the past week about supposed time travellers, here to warn us of what lies in the future. The Mirror reported on a 'British ...

Backwards Time Travel Would Create Spooky, Self-Annihilating Twins  Live Science

It's a common trope in science-fiction novels: Astronauts travel back in time by zooming through space at speeds faster than light (usually getting into trouble in ...

How to Ask Your Boss for an Unpaid Leave to Travel, Study, or Spend Time with Family Daily

You'd like to take time off work ? maybe to take on a fellowship, go on a long trip, or spend time with family ? but you don't have the vacation days to cover the ...

Honestly, Some Questions Are Better Left Unanswered  The New York Times

Cat-poop coffee. Time travel. Alien messages. We should leave some mysteries alone.

Is Science Fiction Right About Wormholes?  Forbes

Science fiction has often used black holes as a gateway to distant realms, but what does the science say?

Wormhole Is Best Bet for Time Machine, Astrophysicist Says

Astrophysicist Eric Davis, who studies theories of faster-than-light spaceflight, explains how a wormhole could be used to travel backward in time.

Could time travel really take place?  BBC News

A global research project examines the meaning of time.