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Into the Intro: Why Quark Rhymes with Pork
An Introduction from Editorial Director Simon Capelin “Something I always like to mention when I talk about Why Quark Rhymes with Pork is just how funny it is! Reading the initial proposal for the book truly made me laugh out loud. Every working phy…
One of the most profound concepts to come out of condensed matter physics is the idea of emergent properties – nontrivial properties of a system that are not trivially deducible from the microscopic aspects and interactions of the underlying degrees…
Joseph Fourier: Heat Radiation and finding new answers
In this, the third and final part of author T. W Korner's exploration of Joseph Fourier's work, we look at Fourier's work on global warming, and the comparison between it and the work of John Tyndall.
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'The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time' attacks prevailing theories about the universe and its history to stunning critical…