Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired There’s Some Dodgy Physics in Solo: A Star Wars Story

Hexbyte Tech News Wired There’s Some Dodgy Physics in Solo: A Star Wars Story

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Jun Sato/WireImage/Getty ImagesJun Sato/WireImage/Getty ImagesEveryone knows I love both Star Wars and physics. I’ve been wanting to do a physics post for Solo: A Star Star Wars Story—but I’ve waiting. I like to wait until the movie is available for home viewing (online or Blu Ray) so that people have a chance to watch it.…

There’s Nothing Noble about Science’s Nobel Prize Gender Gap

There’s Nothing Noble about Science’s Nobel Prize Gender Gap

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We scientists are pretty good with numbers. Whether it’s tallying the number of galaxies in the universe or probing reagent reactions that last mere femtoseconds, nothing quantitative seems beyond our reckoning. But lately it seems that scientists have gotten a little too comfortable with some very small numbers. Take the number of women in the…