The only reason Joe Sixpack didn't find the Higgs Boson is that he didn't happen to be provided with a large hadron collider.
Submitted by AlPatrick 20 days ago
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“Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate the subject matters.”
Submitted by dccphotoproject over 2 years ago
Reality is simply the unfolding of mathematical equations.
Submitted by colbyramsay almost 7 years ago
Penny, while I subscribe to the "Many Worlds" theory which posits the existence of an infinite number of Sheldons, in an infinite number of universes, I assure you, that in none of them, am I dancing.
Submitted by Zaoth almost 7 years ago
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Submitted by roderickordonez almost 7 years ago
Momentum, a function of mass and velocity, is conserved between portals. In layman's terms, speedy thing goes in, speedy thing comes out.
Submitted by BambooCurtain about 7 years ago
Earth is the cradle of the mind, but one cannot live in the cradle forever.
Submitted by js535 about 7 years ago
In the words of Archimedes, give me a long enough lever and a place to rest it or I will kill one hostage every hour.
Submitted by Rodreegez about 7 years ago
[of quantum mechanics] Anybody who is not shocked by this subject has failed to understand it.
If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters they might write all the books in the British Museum.
I shall use the phrase ‘time's arrow’ to express this one-way property of time which has no analogue in space.
We do not argue with the critic who urges that the stars are not hot enough for this process; we tell him to go and find a hotter place.
If you can’t explain your physics to a barmaid, it is probably not very good physics.
Submitted by ArkAngel over 7 years ago
Penny, I'm a physicist. I have a working knowledge of the entire universe and everything it contains.
Submitted by Rodreegez over 7 years ago