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Is there a "Moore's Law" of length-determining apparatuses?

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Best history of Maxwell and his equations

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When did physicists begin using the symbol $G$ for Newton's gravitational constant?

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What was Newton's statement of the universal law of gravitation?

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Did C.S Peirce make any noteworthy contributions to physics or chemistry?

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What did Noether contribute to the theory of integral invariants?

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Who first discovered or invented the concept of "muscle memory"?

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Hidden agenda of the Galileo trial?

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Can Numerology be said to be the precursor of Number Theory?

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Reference for history of physics with description of mathematical models

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Who invented/discovered the scalar potential?

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Whose shoulders did Newton stand on?

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Which physicist is this quote attributed to?

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Why did Schrödinger write a letter to Einstein “apologizing profusely for his duplicity”?

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What animals or plants were used to illustrate ideas of physics?

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Who associated the sharp, principal, diffuse, fundamental spectral terms with electron's momentum?

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Did Maxwell originally write his equations using quaternions?

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What were the 3 critical experiments and the argument given by Ampère which helped in determining the magnetic field made by electric current?

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How did early scientists know if a current was changing direction? (AC vs. DC)

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Why is the amount of charge needed to generate 1 unit of electric flux, called permittivity?

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Where does the prefix "super" from "supersymmetry" come from?

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Did Einstein really say: "If I were wrong, it would only take one."

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How did German become the language of science?

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How did German become the language of science?

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Who first came up with the idea that heavenly laws and earthly laws should be the same?

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Who determined whether surfaces between magnetic poles attract/repel or whether the poles' volumes do?

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Which book gives a thorough understanding on the scientific environment of antiquity?

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Why is one of Maxwell's equations named after Ampère? Who first named it after Ampère?

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Electromagnetic constants and the speed of light

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Help translate from German a quote by Hermann Weyl in Space Time Matter