Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: physics

12 bookmarks tagged “physics

507 Mechanical Movements

507movements.com/
Five Hundred and Seven Mechanical Movements, now Animated for the Internet.

So You Want to Learn Physics... — Susan J. Fowler

susanjfowler.com/blog/2016/8/13/so-you-want-to-learn-physics
Over the past few years, ever since writing "If Susan Can Learn Physics, So Can You", I've been contacted by people from all backgrounds who are inspired and want to learn physics, but don't know where to start, what to learn, what to read, and how to structure their studies...this post is a condensed version of what I've sent to people who have contacted me over the years, outlining what everyone needs to learn in order to really understand physics. 

coaltrace: simulating genealogies using charged particles

bedford.io/projects/coaltrace/
This is a simulation of the basic demographic / genealogical process. Individuals are born and individuals die. This causes lineages to branch and to disappear, and causes the population to share a common ancestor at some time in the past. The coalescent provides a mathematical description of these patterns of ancestry.