Monthly Archives: August 2018

What are some psychological facts that people don’t know?

90% of people between 10–29 years sleep with their phones. It is possible to die due to a broken heart. It is called as stress cardiomyopathy. If a person sleeps a lot, then he/she is sad. Having conversation with a woman gives man improved mental strength. Intelligent people are more likely to remain faithful while […]

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Is the model of the solar system really a vortex?

The model of the solar system is not a vortex, or if it is, I missed that class and someone failed to tell me. However, there was a model that suggested the vortex as a kind of mechanical explanation of things. Well, I guess it was really a theory aiming at explaining gravitation, but it’s at least a […]

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What is the center of our solar system and why?

The Sun-centered model of the solar system was first proposed more than a thousand years before Copernicus. What does our Solar System really look like? If we were to somehow fly ourselves above the plane where the Sun and the planets are, what would we see in the center of the Solar System? The answer […]

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Top 10 Mind-blowing Facts about Physics

Author: Arun Thakur The contribution of Physics in unraveling mysteries of the universe and its constituents has been tremendous and greatly remarkable. Discoveries made by the Physicists over the years have helped us a great deal in understanding both micro and macro cosmos. The discoveries, such as Planck’s constant and natural unit of light, have […]

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How Can We Calculate The Mass Of A Planet?

image credits: creative commons How do we know the mass of a planet originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Geoffrey Widdison on Quora: It’s actually pretty cool. One of the things Sir Isaac Newton is most famous for is his theory of gravity. He established that the pull […]

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Different Branches Of Physics

Science is about studying the natural world in a disciplined way. It allows us to find evidence with the help of experiment and develops new technologies, medicines and much more that makes the human life significantly simpler. On the other hand, Science has basically been divided into 3 types – Chemistry, Physics and Biology. Among […]

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Gravitational Waves Could Help Find Secret Alien Worlds

By Kelly Oakes© Provided by The Daily Beast Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast When physicists announced the first direct detection of gravitational waves in 2016, the discovery sent ripples through the scientific community. Gravitational waves—wrinkles in the fabric of space-time that make space itself stretch as they pass through it—were predicted by Albert Einstein over […]

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Timeline of noble prize winners in physics

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded 111 times to 207 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2017. John Bardeen is the only Nobel Laureate who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics twice, in 1956 and 1972. This means that a total of 206 individuals have received the Nobel Prize in Physics. Click […]

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