Physics

SORT / FILTER BY

The Men Who Weighed Mountains

  • Jonah Miller

Figure 1. The original cover of the book “A Discourse on the Attraction of Mountains.” From Google Books.  In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published the Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica, his m...

Read It

Simulating Gamma Ray Bursts

  • Jonah Miller

Figure 1. Artist’s conception of a black hole eating a star. (Source, Wikipedia.) It was the mid 1960s. The United States and the Soviet Union had recently signed the Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treat...

Read It
SORT / FILTER BY