Physics

“What is the Higgs Boson?”

While the sobriquet of ‘God particle’ is a media generated hyperbole at best, the Higgs Boson is indeed a crucial piece in the Standard Model puzzle, which aims to explain the structure of matter at its most fundamental scale. Now that physicists are almost close to confirming its existence. Why Read more…

By Ahsanul Karim, ago
Physics

What is Physics

  Before a physics teacher can ever start discussing about motion, forces, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, optics, or Einstein’s Special Theory of Relativity, he has to answer the question, What is physics?. This is necessary to bring the students into the right mindset. The topics I enumerated earlier (i.e., motion, forces, etc.) Read more…

By Ahsanul Karim, ago