‘From a long view of the history of mankind…there can be little doubt that the most significant event of the 19thc will be judged as Maxwell’s discovery of the Laws of Electro-magnetism.(1… 336 more words
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di Roberto Renzetti.
Questo lavoro è il seguito ideale di R. Renzetti, Concezioni particellari nel XVII e XVIII secolo, LFnS, XIII, 2 e 3, 1980.8,927 more words
Did you know that the person who invented the color photograph was from Scotland? So was the inventor of the color triangle that forms the bases of the RGB color model we use in computing today. 200 more words
Even though this is supposedly a “juvenile” book, it is well worth reading by anyone interested in the history of technology.
Michael Faraday has an undisputed place in the study of electricity. 80 more words
In this installment on the history of atom theory, physics professor (and my dad) Dean Zollman discusses Albert Einstein’s explanation of why a light’s color matters more than its brightness in increasing kinetic energy from electrons ejected from atoms. 2,082 more words