Virtual ISSYP - Modern Physics

Ideas that Changed the World

Explore this introduction to the key ideas upon which virtually all of 20th century physics is based.

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Modern Physics: Quantum Mechanics 

Small is different. Discover the quirky 'gears and wheels' of how atoms work.  | more |

MODERN PHYSICS: Special relativity

Fast is different. Venture into Einstein's universe, where speed mixes space and time.  | more |

MODERN PHYSICS: general relativity

Massive is different. Learn about the most extreme possible warping of spacetime: a black hole. | more |