PHYS 150 :: Physics Illinois :: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Current Events and Further Reading

Physics of the Headlines

One of the great things about this course is that the things you're learning show up in the news all the time. Throughout the course I'll intermittently link to articles that pertain to the material we're covering. Feel free to send suggestions!




Some Further Reading

If you liked the material in this course and want to learn more, here are some suggestions for further reading. If something specific piqued your interest, ask the professor for where to learn more!

Energy, Power, and Alternative Energy

Atoms and Heat

Gravity, Force, and Space

Chain Reactions, Nuclear Reactors, and Atomic Bombs

Climate Change


The Universe