Physicists who changed the world
These great scientists had a tremendous impact on the advancement in physics.
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Energy released during nuclear fission can be used for civilian or military purposes.
Marie Curie, the only person to win the Nobel Prize in two different sciences, is probably the most famous woman in the history of science.
This animation demonstrates Sir Isaac Newton's three laws of motion that laid the foundation for classical mechanics.
This physicist-inventor and electrical engineer who mainly dealt with electrotechnics was undoubtedly one of the most brilliant figures of the second...
The process of the decay of unstable nuclei is called radioactivity.
This animation introduces the studies of astronomers and physicists whose works fundamentally changed our view of the universe.
The Rutherford Experiment proved the existence of positively charged atomic nuclei. The results led to the elaboration of a new atomic model.
The screw pump commonly attributed to Archimedes made irrigation much more effective
Electric current can be generated by rotating an armature loop in a magnetic field.
Darwin's legendary voyage aboard HMS Beagle played a crucial role in the development of the Theory of Evolution.
Major phases in the history of theories and views about the structure of the atom.
Galileo Galilei's scientific achievements contributed greatly to the advancement of physics and astronomy.
Massive accelerating or orbiting bodies cause ripples in spacetime. These are called gravitational waves.
The medieval bell tower of the Cathedral of Pisa is the most famous leaning tower of the world.
This animation explains transparency and opacity, the principle of radiography, and the light-absorbing properties of materials.
Calculating the volume of a sphere is possible using an appropriate cylinder and cone.