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NASA discover stellar circle of life

Electromagnetism – One Of The Coolest Topics In Physics

We learnt in Physics that there are 4 fundamental forces in nature: the gravitational force, the weak and strong nuclear forces and one another similar force. This particular force, just like the other three, ...

Why Mechanics Cannot be Learned in a Classroom

Why Mechanics Cannot Be Learned In a Classroom

Here’s a typical scene: a few minutes before 8:00 am, about 60-100 sleepy-looking college students are taking their seats in a large lecture hall – chatting, laughing, calling out to each other acro...

Center of Mass

Center of Mass, Momentum and Collisions

In this article, we will approach the concepts of Center of Mass and collisions in a new perspective. These concepts are very important for Board exams as well as the competitive exams. Center of Mass The conce...

In Focus: Units And Dimensions

In Focus: Units And Dimensions

Units And Dimensions: What Is It All About? You clicking on this article means you’re probably just starting what will be the most stressful two years of your life. So, welcome to Physics! And what better...

Electricity and Magnetism

7 Tricks To Become A Super At Electricity And Magnetism

Electricity and Magnetism usually has the highest weightage in Physics papers across many exams. It is a vast topic and quite diverse as well. A lot of skills are required to be good at this topic. In this arti...

Electromagnetism

Important Laws of Electromagnetism

Electricity and Magnetism are two of the most captivating topics of physics. That’s because you’ll find its laws and principles applied everywhere around us from nature to inventions. Particularly, after th...

Does a positron have mass?

What Is A Positron?

The field of physics has always strived to discover the truth lying behind the complicated yet smooth functioning of nature. It has always brought to light some amazing explanations, theories and proven them b...

Earth's Atmosphere: Interesting Facts About Mesosphere And Thermosphere

Earth’s Atmosphere: Interesting Facts About Mesosphere And Thermosphere

Layers Of Atmosphere: Look up at the sky. You probably can see a soft blue cover, maybe with some clouds. Sometimes, the sky might also look grey or rainy. So, what’s above that blue and cloud cover? That...

Light

Does Light have Mass?

Does Light have mass? A simple plain ‘No’ will be both, and at the same time, respectful and disrespectful to this much debated question. But, talking of mass in general sense, Light does not have mass. Of ...

Curling

Physics Behind the sports of Curling

Science of Curling Curling is an ancient sport and has been a part of Winter Olympics for a while now. Why is it becoming a topic of discussion here? Well, like most other sports, there is a good amount of phys...