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Climate Scientists Win Nobel Prize In Physics

Oct 5, 2021 2 comments

In 2020, mathematician Roger Penrose was bestowed upon the most prestigious honor in science  along with  Andrea Ghez , who became only the...

How to become a physicist like Isaac Newton?

Sep 16, 2021 3 comments

Did you know that Isaac Newton 's mother wanted him to become a farmer? He was 16 at the time and busied himself by building model windm...

5 Applications of Dimensional Analysis

Sep 10, 2021 0 comments

The concept of dimensional analysis was introduced by French mathematician Joseph Fourier in 1822. It is a useful method in physics and en...

How Carl Anderson discovered antimatter

Aug 30, 2021 1 comments

British physicist Paul Dirac showed in 1928 that every particle in the universe should have an antiparticle with the same mass as its twin,...

10 Roger Penrose Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Aug 3, 2021 0 comments

Nobel – British mathematician and physicist Sir Roger Penrose is popularly known for black hole singularity theorems which later on inspi...

Steven Weinberg's four tips for aspiring scientists

Jul 27, 2021 6 comments

Steven Weinberg (1933-2021) was an American physicist who worked alongside Pakistani physicist Abdus Salam to unify electromagnetic and wea...

All science is either physics or stamp collecting

Jul 24, 2021 0 comments

What is science? In one simple sentence, science is the study of nature. However, different sciences like: astronomy, chemistry, biology, ge...

What motivated them to become physicists?

Jul 19, 2021 5 comments

While several physicists like James Clerk Maxwell , John von Neumann and Lev Landau were child prodigies, most of the scientific greats dev...

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