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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
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
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...
Elfed Evans
Elfed Ellison Evans (28 August 1926 – 13 May 1988) was a Welsh professional footballer.
Evans, an inside-forward, joined Cardiff City in May 1949 from Treharris, having previously played for Trele...
Paavali (Olmari) of Finland
Paavali (Olmari) (August 28, 1914 - February 12, 1988) was the primate of the Finnish Orthodox Church and Archbishop of Karelia and All Finland from 1960 to 1987.
Georgi Pavel Gusev was born in St...
Paavali (Olmari) of Finland - Wikipedia
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
Windfield S. Harpe
Winfield Scott Harpe (January 12, 1937 – December 5, 1988) was a United States Air Force officer who served during the Vietnam War and Cold War.General Harpe died during an attempted forced landi...
Windfield S. Harpe - Wikipedia
John Neilson (footballer)
John C Neilson (2 August 1921 – 1988) was a professional footballer. He was a centre forward.Neilson played for Clyde, Bradford City, where he was the club's top goal-scorer in 1947–48 before he left ...
Maurice Fox
Maurice Fox (14 January 1898, Russian Empire – 25 June 1988, Canada) was a Canadian chess master. He won the Canadian Chess Championship eight times; this is tied for the most Canadian titles with ...
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...
Anatoli Levchenko
Anatoli Semyonovich Levchenko (May 5, 1941 – August 6, 1988) was a Soviet cosmonaut.Levchenko was planned to be the back-up commander of the first Buran space shuttle flight, and in March 1987 he bega...
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...
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...
Gertrude Polcar
Gertrude E. Polcar (October 10, 1916 – September 23, 1988) was a former member of the Ohio House of Representatives. Polcar received her law degree from the University of Chicago. After serving in t...