The Twins of Creation

Consider for a moment that you are in a realm of opposites, wherein literally everything has a mirror image of itself; you, me, and everything around us. Now, assume that when the mirror image comes in contact with the original stuff, they would just annihilate each other; cancelling out by releasing unimaginable energy. Welcome to the…

The Undetectable Exotic particle

When you look through a telescope, all you see is light and matter. What if there’s something more than just rocks, gases, and metals; particles more complicated than protons, neutrons, and electrons? What if the visible matter is just a part of what really exists out there and there’s something invisible to the naked eye? There’s such a particle which constitutes…

Alpha Centauri, here we come!

I know, it is quite cool to explore outer-space. Recently, Stephen Hawking joined hands with a Russian billionaire, Yuri Milner, on a mission to explore our nearest star Alpha Centauri. In recent years, astronomers have predicted the possibility of earth-sized planets orbiting Alpha Centauri B (or β Centauri). In fact, our closest neighbor is a star system consisting…