The distance between the ISS and Earth is the same as about 3,850 football fields. To bring the station down, rockets will lower it a bit, and then gravity will send it crashing the rest of the way.
Researchers would like to find a way to relate the human perception of dryness to the chemical and physical properties of the wine.
High speeds, the threat of dangerous crashes, the excitement of the crowd – and the laws of physics on full display. A physicist explains the science of NASCAR.
Once called 'the most important subject no one has heard of', tribology is now a key part of the fourth industrial revolution.
Take two phone books and lie them face up, with the spines facing away from each other. Then interleave the pages and try to pull the books apart. You will fail.
Research by NASA scientists suggests that distant planets that share Earth-like qualities may use friction to move from volatile…
While visiting and enjoying the architecture of the Forbidden City in China, three researchers wondered how large rocks weighing…