Category Archives: Physics in Movies

@Real Interstellar Communication Would Be Trumpian

@Real Interstellar Communication Would Be Trumpian We all know that for a universal communication with extraterrestrials, scientists have almost always proposed some universal mathematical or superior physical concepts.  This assumes that aliens on the other end are also super mathematicians … Continue reading

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Midterm Finance Report for Sept. 30, 2018

Midterm Finance Report for Sept. 30, 2018 2018 Election Financing Data are from opensecrets.org, as of the 9/30/18 quarterly reporting. Individual Contributions We start with the major contributors, who give through PACs, Corporations, and Individuals.  We report the sum of their … Continue reading

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Deeper Physics Discussions of “Antman and the Wasp”

Deeper Physics Discussions of “Antman and the Wasp”. Even if I conclude that Antman and the Wasp’s shrinking and reexpanding are not physically possible, thinking about them allows one to present physics teaching in an interesting context. First I will … Continue reading

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