Tagged: physics

Hans Bethe: Prophet of Energy 0

Hans Bethe: Prophet of Energy

Hans Albrecht Bethe was born in Strasbourg, Alsace-Lorraine, on July 2 1906. He attended the Gymnasium in Frankfurt from 1915 to 1924. He then studied at the University of Frankfurt for two years, and at...

TOP TEN UNSOLVED PROBLEMS IN PHYSICS 0

TOP TEN UNSOLVED PROBLEMS IN PHYSICS

TOP TEN UNSOLVED PROBLEMS IN PHYSICS “I, a universe of atoms, an atom in the universe.”  ― Richard P. Feynman   Are all the (measurable) dimensionless parameters that characterize the physical universe calculable in principle...

The God Particle 0

The God Particle

The new, ‘tantalizing hints’ of the ‘God particle’ Physicists excitedly announce that they are closing in on the mysterious Higgs boson — which is believed to have played a key role in our universe’s...

The Tenth Dimension 0

The Tenth Dimension

Welcome to the Tenth Dimension  In string theory, physicists tell us that the subatomic particles that make up our universe are created within ten spatial dimensions (plus an eleventh dimension of “time”) by the...