Physics

How Stuff Works: Ionic Air Purifiers

It’s time for another physics lesson. This time it is about ions and ionic air purifiers. Many people use them without knowing what is behind their operation. If you are like me and enjoy...

Inaccurate Physics in Movies and the Media

People who learn about almost any subject in detail will have the dubious pleasure of noticing all sorts of related errors in movies and television shows, often for the first time. Watching any sort...

Science at Work: Atomization

It is truly amazing when you think about all the science concepts people interact with on a daily basis and don’t even think about. Various laws of motion, biology of life forms, chemical reactions,...

Efficient Machines: The Bicycle

When you love physics and have studied it extensively, you tend to see everything in the world it terms of energy and motion. I want to use bicycles as my example today because they...

Blast Off!

Physics can be really intimidating and dry for kids. It is also one of the most exciting areas of study, and well worth putting in the time to learn some basic physics principles. But...

Physics of Sound

I am fascinated by the physics of sound at the moment. I’m always into physics, of course, but at this time, I am analyzing the nature of sound. I know it is a longitudinal,...

Basic Physics

Physics is often regarded as one of the hardest fields to participate in, and many people struggle when it comes to learning physics. Few people will list physics as their favourite subject when they're...