A physicist is just an atom's way of looking at itself.
This picture is from the Solvay Conference of 1927. The conference was called to discuss the burgeoning field of quantum...
Every time I see these gods of physics, I am reminded of this scene from “Dead Poety’s Society”
Some days I forget this. Then I go to my electromagnetism lecture, learn about Maxwell’s equations, and that from those...
I can literally feel the brain power radiating off this image. (no Curie joke was intended there, honestly….)