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Publisher’s Pick: Exploring the dynamo effect

We talk to Professor Igor Kolokolov about his recent work published in Journal of Physics A.

Who are you?

I am Igor Kolokolov, Deputy Director of the… 220 more words

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cognitive science, number theory and physics

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The Principle of Least Action and Lagrangian Mechanics

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Why Manuka honey is good for your skin

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Lectures on the Infrared Structure of Gravity and Gauge Theory [CL]

http://arxiv.org/abs/1703.05448

This is a redacted transcript of a course given by the author at Harvard in spring semester 2016. It contains a pedagogical overview of recent developments connecting the subjects of soft theorems, the memory effect and asymptotic symmetries in four-dimensional QED, nonabelian gauge theory and gravity with applications to black holes. 33 more words

High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena

A simple theory, in short

The mathematical equation 1a + 2a = 3a describes a mathematical law of quantitative relationships. It also describes a physical absolute, according to the law of conservation of energy. 39 more words

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