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The search for Newton’s constant

The search for Newton’s constant | Physics | Scoop.it
Three decades of careful experimentation have painted a surprisingly hazy picture of the constant governing the most familiar force on Earth.
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The Tacoma Narrows Fallacy

Teach your teacher: the collapse of the Tacoma Narrows bridge WASN'T resonance. And I defer all arguments to the elocution of Profs. Billah and Scanlon: http...
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How to break the speed of light

You can break the speed of light in your back yard! (but don't worry, Einstein is still right) Tweet it - http://bit.ly/rOv00A Facebook it - http://on.fb.me/...
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How the Sun works: Fusion and Quantum Tunneling

Now that you know about the sun, do you want to learn about quantum tunneling? http://bit.ly/p7l3gv Sorry I'm late - I was busy working on freddiew's new vid...
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Can we Predict Everything?

Order your MinutePhysics TSHIRT! http://dftba.com/minutephysics Einstein didn't like quantum mechanics because it wasn't able to make perfect predictions... ...
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Simulating a Pendulum

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There’s a famous story about Richard Feynman at Cornell suffering from the science equivalent of writer’s block, after WWII.
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E=mc² is Incomplete

You've heard of E=mc⊃2;... but you probably haven't heard the whole story. http://translate.minutephysics.com MinutePhysics is on Google+ - http://bit.ly/qzEwc...
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What is a Flame

This is a reposting of my Flame Challenge entry submitted on April 2. Thanks to Alan Alda and The Center for Communicating Science for creating such an educational…
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The Higgs Boson Explained

For more videos and comics by Jorge Cham and Daniel Whiteson, visit www.phdcomics.com/higgs This video made with the support of the University of California at…
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MAGNETS: How Do They Work?

The Conquest Continues over on Veritasium: http://bit.ly/VEMagnets_m THANK YOU to our amazing Subbable.com subscribers whose donations help keep MinutePhysic...
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Required viewing - make sure to follow up with the suggested video at the end to complete this lucid picture of magnetism.

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2011 Nobel Prize: Dark Energy feat. Sean Carroll

Guest narrator Sean Carroll of Caltech describes dark energy and the acceleration of the universe, the discovery of which was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in...
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Is it Better to Walk or Run in the Rain?

Subscribe to MinutePhysics - it's FREE! http://dft.ba/-minutephysics_sub For recent scientific publications on the walk/rain question: http://iopscience.iop....
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2012 Nobel Prize: How Do We See Light?

What was the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics given for? Capturing a single photon of light! Congrats to Serge Haroche and David Wineland http://translate.minutep...
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Open Letter to the President: Physics Education

Link to Brady's SixtySymbols video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xzn2ecB4Hzs MinutePhysics is on Google+ - http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook - http://faceb...
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Richard Feynman - Ode To A Flower

From the BBC Interview for Horizon 'The Pleasure of Finding Things Out. (http://www.bbc.co.uk/sn/tvradio/programmes/horizon/broadband/archive/feynman/) Animated…
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Time is the Fourth Dimension of Space-Time

What is time? How many dimensions are there? How do you make a time machine? Why can’t you go back in time? These are some of the questions that were asked by…
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Diluting the scientific method: Ars looks at homeopathy (again)

Diluting the scientific method: Ars looks at homeopathy (again) | Physics | Scoop.it
In honor of World Homeopathy Week, we discuss why it shouldn't be celebrated.
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