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Studied physics,

Works at statistical data analysis,

Plays at making music.


Feb
27
comment Do most physicists believe that axions exist?
@JohnRennie -- that's what I'm trying to get at -- It's my understanding that there might have been "exotic" Higg's, but people basically thought that a Higgs (not necessarily the minimal one) existed.
Feb
27
comment Do most physicists believe that axions exist?
Removed mention of monopoles -- I thought that the quantization condition and field symmetry arguments were considered compelling.
Feb
27
asked Do most physicists believe that axions exist?
Feb
18
comment Is information a form of energy?
Prevous comment should have been: See the Feynmann lectures on computation for a good discussion of the relationships between energy and information.
Dec
30
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
8
comment What will happen if I throw chocolate figure on hot red fan?
@KyleKanos when you make fudge you are boiling the water out of the water-sugar-fat (both milkfat and chocolate fat) mixture.
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Aug
26
comment Sixth Power Law
@corsiKa It means "proportional to", its a way of supressing the irrelevant constants (here $A, \rho_f, \rho_p, \theta$), to allow the reader to focus on the main relationships between $m, r$ and $v$.
Aug
20
awarded  Good Question
Aug
19
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
19
accepted How literally should you take “The Higgs boson gives other particles mass”?
Aug
19
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
18
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
18
revised How literally should you take “The Higgs boson gives other particles mass”?
math formatting
Aug
18
suggested approved edit on How literally should you take “The Higgs boson gives other particles mass”?
Aug
18
asked How literally should you take “The Higgs boson gives other particles mass”?
Aug
7
comment How do crocodiles jump?
I don't think that hydrofoil is the correct analogy here.
Jul
16
awarded  Yearling
Jul
3
revised Could Legolas actually see that far?
added toy model
Jul
3
revised Could Legolas actually see that far?
called out assumption