In this brief guide you will learn what determines Escape Velocity, the formula for how it is calculated, and an example of how to use the formula in a practical application setting.
Isaac Newton and Robert Hooke were constantly at each other throat. Hooke accused Newton of plagiarism and stealing his ideas. In the end one gain fame and the other went in obscurity for their work.
This is part 4 of a 6 part hands-on unit on inventions and simple machines. Build and test pulleys, play pulley tug-of-war, find out how a clock works, and more! My lessons are geared toward 3rd-4th grade level children...
Complete Formula Sheet for A level Physics including derivations where appropriate.
This is part 1 of a 5 part hands-on unit study on Floating & Flying (Fluid Mechanics). This week's focus is buoyancy (floating). Build an aluminium foil barge that can hold the most pennies, experiment with what floats...
A hub on the uses, applications and hazards of Infrared radiation.
Neil deGrasse Tyson is a preeminent scientist, and a superstar insofar as spreading the much needed interest in the pursuit of science. His engaging dialogue and unbridled enthusiasm make him great.
Examining the nexus of energy and matter. Exploring for metaphysical clues in the process. What factor or effect does our consciousness, and or god, have in articulating life.
Practice problems from Halliday, chapter 2.
This is part 1 of a 5 part hands-on unit on Simple Machines and Inventions. Race cars down ramps, compare carrying luggage to pulling it up an inclined plane, slice through apples using wedges,...!