Comic Reveals Lost Chapter Of Interstellar, Filling In Dr. Mann's Story

So what exactly did happen during Interstellar's Lazarus mission? Director Christopher Nolan wrote a short comic revealing a crucial moment in Dr. Mann's story. Naturally, expect spoilers below and in the comic. » 11/18/14 9:40am 11/18/14 9:40am

The Coldest Object In The Universe Has Been Created In An Italian Lab

For a period of 15 days, a cooled copper mass enclosed in a cryostat container may very well have been the coldest object in the Universe. At -273.144 degrees Celsius, it nearly achieved absolute zero. The technique, which resulted a world record, could produce important new insights into exotic particle physics. » 10/22/14 12:40pm 10/22/14 12:40pm

You can see the light of the Big Bang the next time you turn on your TV

Ask scientists a question, and you might get amazing answers. Consider this video, which poses three head-scratchers: what happens to electrons at absolute zero, whatever happened to the light from the Big Bang, and are you any good at sports? » 1/16/11 10:45am 1/16/11 10:45am

Second Best "Outrunning Cold" Scene In Movie History

Jeff Fahey and his random scummy colleague have just a few seconds to get to their underground bunker before the Earth's temperature reaches... Absolute Zero! Yes, the temperature is going to be colder than space. But they can outrun it! » 4/29/10 5:25pm 4/29/10 5:25pm