• Parallel And Perpendicular Axis Theorems
    Parallel And Perpendicular Axis Theorems

    October 18, 2020

    Parallel axis theorem and Perpendicular axis theorem are two very important theorems in the field of rigid body mechanics. They help us generalize results about…

    Vlasov Equation Explained
    Vlasov Equation

    October 14, 2020

    Vlasov equation is a differential equation that is used to model how plasma behaves and evolves over time. The equation has applications in fields where…

    Quantum Gravity
    Quantum Gravity

    October 11, 2020

    Quantum gravity is one of the burning field in theoretical physics that tries to describe gravity according to the principles of quantum mechanics, and where…

    Poissons Equation
    Poisson’s Equation

    October 7, 2020

    Poisson’s equation is a partial differential equation that has many applications in physics. It helps model various physical situations. Knowing how to solve it is…

    Helmholtz Equation Explained
    Helmholtz Equation and Its Applications

    October 1, 2020

    The Helmholtz equation is an important differential equation. It has many applications in various fields of physics, such as optics, acoustics, electrostatics and quantum mechanics.…

    Black Holes Explained
    Black Holes Explained

    September 28, 2020

    Black holes are curious bodies that occur in cosmological physics. They sound almost exotic, with their unreal properties and air of mystery. Scientists studying them…

    Stefan Boltzmann Law
    Stefan Boltzmann Law

    September 24, 2020

    Stefan Boltzmann Law or Stefan’s law is an important law in thermodynamics. It relates the energy radiated by a blackbody to its temperature. It is…

    Is Time Travel Possible?
    Is Time Travel Possible?

    September 23, 2020

    When we hear the phrase ‘time travel’, the first thing that we usually think of is travelling backwards into the past, perhaps to see our…

    Kirchhoff's Laws
    Kirchhoff’s Laws

    September 18, 2020

    Kirchhoff’s Circuit Laws are two laws that help us analyze electric circuits in terms of their voltage and current. The two corresponding laws are hence…

    Fermi Paradox
    The Fermi Paradox

    September 13, 2020

    The Fermi Paradox is a paradox dealing with intelligent extraterrestrial life. Put simply, there is a reasonable chance that intelligent life could have evolved somewhere…

    Compton Effect
    Compton Effect

    September 13, 2020

    The Compton effect is a physical phenomenon that describes how X-rays interact with electrons. It is one of the pieces of evidence that led to…

    Protein Sequencing Explained
    Protein Sequencing Explained

    September 12, 2020

    Proteins are complex biomolecules that are found in all living organisms. They perform a wide variety of functions and are versatile in nature. Their diversity…

    Poiseuille equation
    The Poiseuille Equation

    September 7, 2020

    The Poiseuille equation (also called Hagen-Poiseuille equation) is a fluid mechanical equation that helps us understand how pressure varies in a flowing liquid. Specifically, it…

    Big bang and the age of universe
    Big Bang And Age Of The Universe

    September 5, 2020

    The age of the Universe has been something that fascinated all of humanity from ancient history. We have, in each of our cultures, tried to…

    Dirac Equation
    Dirac Equation

    August 28, 2020

    Dirac equation is a fundamental cornerstone of quantum field theory. It helps us understand the behavior of all spin 1/2 particles with mass such as…

    higgs boson
    The Higgs Boson

    August 23, 2020

    The Higgs Boson is an elementary particle in physics. In the Standard Model of physics, it is a reason that most particles have mass. It…

    Arrhenius Equation
    Arrhenius Equation

    August 20, 2020

    Arrhenius equation is an equation in chemistry that helps calculate how chemical reactions change their speed based on temperature. The Equation The equation states that…

    CRISPR-Cas9 and Gene Editing
    CRISPR-Cas9 and Gene Editing

    August 17, 2020

    CRISPR-Cas is a prokaryotic (loosely bacterial in non-scientific usage) immunity system that helps bacteria defend themselves from infection by bacteriophages. Bacteriophages are a kind of…

    Fermat's Last Theorem
    Fermat’s Last Theorem

    August 13, 2020

    Fermat’s Last Theorem is one of the most intriguing problem of number theory. Legendary mathematician Pierre de Fermat stated it without any proof in 1637.…

    The Chandrasekhar Limit
    The Chandrasekhar Limit

    August 6, 2020

    The Chandrasekhar Limit is an upper limit on the mass of white dwarves, a type of star. A white dwarf star with a mass greater…

    Dark Matter and Dark Energy
    Dark Matter and Dark Energy

    August 2, 2020

    Dark matter and dark energy are two of the most intriguing concepts of modern physics. Just like their names suggest, they are shrouded in an…

    Newton's Universal Law of Gravity
    Newton’s Universal Law of Gravitation

    July 30, 2020

    Newton’s Law of Gravitation is a theory that explains how all objects with mass interact with each other. It provides a mathematical framework to make…

    Thoery of Relativity
    Theory Of Relativity

    July 23, 2020

    Relativity (also known as the theory of relativity) is, in the simplest form, a physical theory that states that all physical laws are the same…