Hans Oersted portrait
History of Science

Hans Christian Oersted and Electromagnetism

June 3, 2021

Prior to Hans Oersted, electricity and magnetism were viewed as two completely separate phenomena. Oersted unified this work by showing that one phenomenon was infinitely linked to the other. […]

An image of the gravity equation represented by Isaac Newton.
History of Science

The Discovery of Gravity and Laws of Motion by Isaac Newton

March 19, 2021

Isaac Newton was one of the greatest mathematicians/physicists that came up with the concept of gravity and explained it through an equation. It was a long journey for him to comprehend why orbiting masses don’t fall like an apple falls off a tree. […]

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