History of Physics

On A Lighter Note – 2

Satyendranath Bose, whose name is permanently linked with Einstein’s as the formulator of the Bose-Einstein statistics, was known for his extraordinary genius, even as a school boy. His mathematics school teacher at Hindu School, Calcutta, once gave him 110 marks… Read More ›


In his last book “Brief Answers to the Big Questions”, Stephen Hawking the late theoretical physicist declared that “There is no God”. The British scientist suffered from Lou Gehrig’s disease, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). According to Hawking, “for centuries  it was… Read More ›