Tag Archives: Theory of relativity

Interesting karma between Einstein and Bohr

I had a new year’s resolution never to mention Einstein in my posts again. Never say never again! I have a new resolution. I will mention his name as part of physics exposition but I will no longer comment on … Continue reading

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Prometheus and Chronos

Paul Manship’s bronze gilded statue of Prometheus bringing fire to mankind, features prominently in the sunken plaza at the front of 30 Rockefeller Plaza in New York City. The inscription from Aeschylus, on the granite wall behind, reads: “Prometheus, teacher … Continue reading

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Review of the Concept of Time in Physics

Time as Motion In Classical Mechanics (branch of physics dealing with macroscopic objects), past and future play the same role in the description of the motion. The equations of motion are symmetric in time. If you record the motion of … Continue reading

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