physics

A Biophysicist Explains How Ant-Man Could Kill Thanos From Inside His Butt

The theory takes “end” game to a whole new level. Avengers: Endgame, the latest entry in the multibillion-dollar Marvel franchise, is out April 26, and…

Should You Fold or Wad Toilet Paper? A Physicist Settles the Debate for Good

Occasionally, doing research for MEL articles leads me to question some of my core beliefs. For example, I thought it was normal to use the…

The Men Who Are Convinced We’re All Living in a Simulation

Dale Baker was introduced to simulation theory five years ago as an 18-year-old freshman at the University of Iowa. The idea that our reality may…