While spending most of my time procrastinating on why I should be revising for my physics exam in two days, I thought why not write a short blog on a physicist which has inspired me to go deeper into the field of physics, so without further ado here are the reasons why Leonard Susskind is in my opinion the genius of our generation for modern physics. 390 more words
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The evolution of the world can be compared to a display of fireworks that has just ended; some few red wisps, ashes and smoke. Standing on a cooled cinder, we see the slow fading of the suns, and we try to recall the vanishing brilliance of the origin of the worlds.
I was going through some old files of mine and found a document with quotes from famous physicists on quantum mechanics. While the quotes were all interesting, they were not exactly scientific or at least were free of scientific context, and many if not most were from the first and second generations of quantum physicists. 427 more words
2015 : 150th anniversary of Maxwell’s equations, and first run of the MoEDAL experiment at CERN. What do they have in common? The mysterious magnetic monopoles… 2,003 more words