Physics and Astronomy News Archive: December 2013

Image: Astronomers Discover Planet That Shouldn't Be There
Astronomers Discover Planet That Shouldn't Be There
Source: UA   Posted: 12/8/13
The discovery of a giant planet orbiting its star at 650 times the average Earth-Sun distance has astronomers puzzled over how such a strange system came to be.

Image: You can’t get entangled without a wormhole
You can’t get entangled without a wormhole
Source: MIT   Posted: 12/8/13
MIT physicist finds the creation of entanglement simultaneously gives rise to a wormhole.