Articles by

Thomas Lewton

Detailed Footage Finally Reveals What Triggers Lightning

So Dwyer and his team turned to the Low Frequency Array (LOFAR), a network of thousands of...

The Great Neutrino Mystery Could Point to Missing Particles

In 1993, deep underground at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, a few flashes of light...

Fractons, the Weirdest Matter, Could Yield Quantum Clues

Theorists are in a frenzy over these bizarre, but potentially useful, hypothetical particles that can only move...

The Secret Ingredient That Powers Supernovas

Three-dimensional computer simulations have solved the mystery of why doomed stars explode at all. In...