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Did a CIA Experiment Create the Unabomber?
For full episodes of Dark Matters, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/sciencefullepisodes A student at Harvard named Theodore Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, participated in an intense experiment in the...
Richard Feynman Intro
A Look Into the Enduring Vision of the Iconic Artist Isamu Noguchi Photos
AD looks through its archives to find the best examples of why this American-born artist remains a design visionary
Antoine Blanchard (Maler)
Antoine Blanchard (1910 - 1988) war ein französischer Maler,
Richard Feynman videos
A collection of videos and other resources about the physicist Richard Feynman.
Pan Am Flight 103 victims
Afro Poli
Afro Poli (22 December 1902, Pisa – 22 February 1988, Rome) was an Italian operatic baritone, particularly associated with the Italian repertory.
Poli began his vocal studies when he joined the "S...
A Look Into the Enduring Vision of the Iconic Artist Isamu Noguchi Photos
AD looks through its archives to find the best examples of why this American-born artist remains a design visionary
Ludwig Franzisket
Prof. Dr. Ludwig Franzisket (born 26 June 1917 in Düsseldorf – died 23 November 1988 in Münster) was a German World War II Luftwaffe fighter ace. A flying ace or fighter ace is a military aviator cred...
Ludwig Franzisket - Wikipedia
Feynman diagram
In theoretical physics, Feynman diagrams are pictorial representations of the mathematical expressions describing the behavior of subatomic particles. The scheme is named for its inventor, American ph...
Feynman diagram - Wikipedia
Feynman–Kac formula
The Feynman–Kac formula named after Richard Feynman and Mark Kac, establishes a link between parabolic partial differential equations (PDEs) and stochastic processes. It offers a method of solving cer...
Wheeler–Feynman absorber theory
The Wheeler–Feynman absorber theory (also called the Wheeler–Feynman time-symmetric theory) is an interpretation of electrodynamics derived from the assumption that the solutions of the electromagneti...
Bethe–Feynman formula
The Bethe-Feynman efficiency formula, a simple method for calculating the yield of a fission bomb, was first derived in 1943 after development in 1942. Aspects of the formula are speculated to be secr...
Hellmann–Feynman theorem
In quantum mechanics, the Hellmann–Feynman theorem relates the derivative of the total energy with respect to a parameter, to the expectation value of the derivative of the Hamiltonian with respect to...
Hellmann–Feynman theorem - Wikipedia
Feynman slash notation
In the study of Dirac fields in quantum field theory, Richard Feynman invented the convenient Feynman slash notation (less commonly known as the Dirac slash notation). If A is a covariant vector (i.e....
Feynman slash notation - Wikipedia
Feynman parametrization
Feynman parametrization is a technique for evaluating loop integrals which arise from Feynman diagrams with one or more loops. However, it is sometimes useful in integration in areas of pure mathemati...
John Aldridge (RAF officer)
Lieutenant John Arthur Aldridge MBE was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories. He returned to the colours during World War II, joining the Air Training Corps.Aldridge joined the...
Spencer Chan
Spencer Chan (March 28, 1892 – January 9, 1988) was a Chinese American film, television, and stage actor. Chan's filmography included many uncredited roles and only a few middle roles. Chan was born i...
Ratna Mohini
Ratna "Elie" Mohini (1904 Batavia – 1988 Paris) was a Javanese dancer who was the wife of the French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson from 1937 to 1967. She was born in Batavia under the name Caroli...
Oda Schaefer
Oda Schaefer (really Oda Lange, born December 21, 1900 in Berlin-Wilmersdorf as Oda Krus; died September 4, 1988 in Munich) was a German writer and journalist.
Oda Schaefer was the daughter of Ebe...
Path integral formulation
The path integral formulation of quantum mechanics is a description of quantum theory which generalizes the action principle of classical mechanics. It replaces the classical notion of a single, uniq...
Path integral formulation - Wikipedia
Antoine Blanchard
Antoine Blanchard is the pseudonym under which French painter, Marcel Masson (1910–1988) painted his immensely popular Parisian street scenes. He was born in a small village near the banks of the Loir...
Sticky bead argument
In general relativity, the sticky bead argument is a simple thought experiment designed to show that gravitational radiation is indeed predicted by general relativity, and can have physical effects. ...
One-electron universe
The one-electron universe postulate, proposed by John Wheeler in a telephone call to Richard Feynman in the spring of 1940, states that all electrons and positrons are actually manifestations of a sin...
The Feynman Lectures on Physics
The Feynman Lectures on Physics is a physics textbook based on some lectures by Richard P. Feynman, a Nobel laureate who has sometimes been called “The Great Explainer”. The lectures were given to und...
The Feynman Lectures on Physics - Wikipedia
Luis Márquez
Luis Ángel "Canena" Márquez Sánchez (October 28, 1925 – March 1, 1988, Aguadilla, Puerto Rico) was a professional baseball player. He was the third Puerto Rican to play in Major League Baseball (after...
Edward Ihnatowicz
Edward Ihnatowicz (1926–1988) was a cybernetic art sculptor active in the late 1960s and early 1970s. His sculptures explored the interaction between his robotic works and the audience..He was a pione...
Percy Qoboza
Percy Peter Tshidiso Qoboza was an influential black South African journalist, author, and outspoken critic of the apartheid government in South Africa during the early periods of world recognition of...
Cliff Gladwin
Clifford Gladwin (1916–1988) was an English cricketer, who played for Derbyshire from 1939 to 1958, and in eight Tests for England from 1947 to 1949. He took over 1,600 first class wickets.A tall righ...