The Moment She died the clock stopped

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Richard Feynman tells the following story about the time when his wife Arline died. It was 1945. She was in her 20s and sadly had tuberculosis. They had only been married two years. Below is an extract from his book, Surely Your Joking Mr. Feynman, describing what happened while he was working in Los Alamos … Read more

Richard Feynman is asked how Magnets work … his answer is mind-blowing.

The famous nobel prize winning physicist, Richard Feynman, is asked how magnets work. As an answer, you might expect him to perhaps talk about the magnetic field or Maxwell’s equations … but no … instead what he does is to reveal something quite amazing that cuts directly to the heart of what is being asked and how … Read more

Quantum Man: Richard Feynman’s Life in Science

LAWRENCE M. KRAUSS – PUBLISHED BY W.W. NORTON & COMPANY This is available for pre-order, click here It took a man who was willing to break all the rules to tame a theory that broke all the rules. Richard Feynman was one of the most beloved and important physicists of the 20th century, yet while … Read more