The Physics of Running explained – PhysicsWorld Video

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Nanotechnology in Ancient India (!)

Did you know that the Ancient Indian Acharyas applied Nanotechnology too!   Concept of reduction in particle size of metals is explained as well as practiced from the time of Charaka. The methods are explained in Charaka Samhita (1500 BC) The different Bhasmas prepared in Ayurveda are actually utilizing the applications of nanosized metals like … Continue reading Nanotechnology in Ancient India (!)

Nanotechnology in Ancient India (!)

Did you know that the Ancient Indian Acharyas applied Nanotechnology too!   Concept of reduction in particle size of metals is explained as well as practiced from the time of Charaka. The methods are explained in Charaka Samhita (1500 BC) The different Bhasmas prepared in Ayurveda are actually utilizing the applications of nanosized metals like … Continue reading Nanotechnology in Ancient India (!)

Cyclotron Animation

A cyclotron is device by which positively charged particle can be accelerated and the desired nuclear reaction can be brought about. Principle A positively charged particle can be accelerated to high energy with the help of an oscillating electric field, by making it cross the same electric field time and again with the use of … Continue reading Cyclotron Animation

Light Glossary

additive color A primary light color—red, blue, or green; these three colors produce white light when added together. angle of incidence The angle between a wave striking a barrier and the line perpendicular to the surface. angle of reflection The angle between a reflected wave and the normal to the barrier from which it is … Continue reading Light Glossary