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The significance of kelvin as a unit of absolute temperature

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Why does William Herschel's experiment show red light as warmer than blue?

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What if a light clock travels perpendicular to mirrors that make up the clock?

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Why is glass a good conductor of heat?

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Why doesn't current pass through a resistance if there is another path without resistance?

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In metals, the conductivity decreases with increasing temperature?

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Humans have an average energy budget of $100$ Watts, but the power radiated from the body is $1000$ Watts?

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Why does a steel rod keep increasing its temperature after removing the source of heat?

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Is it possible to explain evaporation using thermodynamics only?

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what happens to a magnetic field when it moves relative to an observer at relativistic velocities?

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Question about using Gauss' Law with a surface at infinity

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Good conductor of electricity and bad conductor of heat

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Which explanation of the Seebeck effect is correct?

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How does resistance *really* work? (DC, battery, LED, atoms, electrons)

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Energy extraction from the layers of sea water?

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Are the thermoelectric effects reversible?

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Do thermoelectric generators use up heat to generate electricity?

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How to show that the electrons responsible for a current have an energy within $k_BT$ of the Fermi energy?

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Show that the Fermi surface is perpendicular to the Brillouin zone boundary in the nearly free electron approximation

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Claim that DeBroglie relation doesn't work in crystal

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Why is the potential energy minimal when the repulsion and attraction force between molecules is 0?

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Could the universe be accurately simulated with an infinitely powerful computer?

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Can we say an atom is ferromagnetic?

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Why can't we see infrared light?

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What should be continuous at the interface of two materials, electric potential chemical potential or electrochemical potential?

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How fast can a "heat front" propagate through a material?

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What is the basic explanation of a thermocouple?

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How does current density depend on diameter of wire?

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Seebeck and Peltier effect vs Thomson effect - conductors difference

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Thermoelectric Thomson effect as generator