Vector Analysis for Students Who Are in a Hurry

By: Ryan Dunagin I know what you’re thinking. Before you gloss this over as some complicated upper division math blog, don’t be afraid! Vectors do apply to physics and engineering quite a bit, even the most general. But some starting students see the word vector and immediately think complicated math. The goal of this blog is … More Vector Analysis for Students Who Are in a Hurry

The Physics of Black Holes

What is Black Hole? Black holes are one of the most popularized ideas of contemporary physics, but are misunderstood by the general public. Colloquially, they’re considered objects shrouded in mystery that have the ability to absorb everything in their wake. While this isn’t totally incorrect, astrophysicists actually understand some of the mathematics behind black holes … More The Physics of Black Holes