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Everything we know about physics - and a few things we don't - in a simple map.

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Also you can download a digital version here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/95869671@N08/30976775430/in/dateposted-public/

I made the music, which you can find on my Soundcloud if you'd like to get lost in some cosmic jam. https://soundcloud.com/dominicwalliman

Errata and clarifications.

I endeavour to be as accurate as possible in my videos, but I am human and definitely dont know everything, so there are sometimes mistakes. Also, due to the nature of my videos, there are bound to be oversimplifications. Some of these are intentional because I dont have time to go into full detail, but sometimes they are unintentional and here is where I clear them up.

1. Isaac Newton invented calculus. Actually there is controversy over who invented calculus first Isaac Newton or Gottfried Leibniz. Regardless of who it was I have used Leibnizs mathematical notation here and so he definitely deserves credit. I didt know about all this so thanks to those who pointed it out. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leibniz%E2%80%93Newton_calculus_controversy
2. Maxwell derived the laws of electromagnetism. This is a simplification as Maxwells work was built on the backs of other scientists like Hans Christian rsted, Andr-Marie Ampre and Michael Faraday who discovered induction and saw that electricity and magnetism were part of the same thing. But it was Maxwell who worked out all the maths and brought electricity and magnetism together into a unified theory. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electromagnetism#History_of_the_theory
3. Entropy is a measure of order and disorder. This is also a simplification and this does a good job of explaining it better https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Entropy
4. Einstein and Quantum physics: I made it sound like quantum physics was built by people other than Einstein, but this couldnt be further from the truth. Einstein got a Nobel prize for his work on the photoelectric effect which was a key result to show the particle-like nature of light. Funnily enough he never got a nobel prize for his work on Relativity!

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