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The Chess Game Analogy: Feynman on the Laws of Nature

One way that’s kind of a fun analogy to try to get some idea of what we’re doing in trying to understand nature is to imagine that the gods are playing some great game like chess. 551 more words


Feynman's Question

One might ask why is it possible for Donald Trump to stay reasonably happy when woefully ignorant of the science of the world he lives in? 237 more words


What a Feyn-man: How an eccentric physicist changed the word

Richard Feynman was one of the greatest physicists of all time but it wasn’t his work on¬†quantum electrodynamics, playing the bongos or¬†development of atomic bombs that set him apart. 382 more words

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One of the biggest mysteries humans face is: are we alone in the universe? Some of the greatest scientific minds in the world have thought about this question, and at more length than the scientific layman. 2,569 more words


Book Review: The Meaning of It All - By Richard P. Feynman

Every now and then I browse for a book to read outside my normal discipline, and this was the one I chose for my quarterly dose of science. 826 more words

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What Is Nanotechnology..??

Nanotechnology is science, engineering, and technology conducted at the nanoscale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers.

What Is Nanoscience ??
Nanoscience and nanotechnology are the study and application of extremely small things and can be used across all the other science fields, such as chemistry, biology, physics, materials science, and engineering. 274 more words

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