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Mar
31
revised formula for mean free path in two dimensions
fix factor in second derivation
Mar
31
revised Does inflation predict a multiverse?
remove second question
Mar
30
revised Is there a systematic way to derive constraint equations?
remove homework-y parts and fix formatting
Mar
29
revised Which form of Maxwell's equations is fundamental, in integral form or differential form?
add derivation that magnetic field inside the solenoid creates an EMF outside
Mar
29
revised Why does a supernova explode
improve formatting
Mar
28
revised How can the potential on a cube's surface replicate the potential of a point particle?
improve title
Mar
28
revised Is it foolish to distinguish between covariant and contravariant vectors?
deleted 147 characters in body; edited title
Mar
27
revised Do I need to take both particles' momentum into account in photoelectric emission?
fix title and phrasing
Mar
26
revised Book recommendations
add intro solid state question and update tag reference
Mar
26
revised Intro to Solid State Physics
make the question less opinionated
Mar
26
revised Intro to Solid State Physics
rolled back to a previous revision
Mar
26
revised Coronal Mass Ejection and its effect on Earth's Orbit
remove promotional parts of answer
Mar
25
revised Does the transmission axis matter for sending polarized light through polarized glass?
improve title
Mar
25
revised When is the speed specified for an object experiencing an exponential force?
edited title
Mar
24
revised Definition of a spinor and applications to GR
improve formatting
Mar
24
revised Does the Higgs field really explain mass or just reformulate it? What about charge?
attempt to change title
Mar
24
revised Can we break the Shannon capacity?
edited tags
Mar
23
revised Why can't you hear music well over a telephone line?
rolled back to a previous revision
Mar
23
revised EMF & Magnetic force at the same time?
improve formatting
Mar
23
revised Determining the direction of friction
edited tags