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  • 22:38, 22 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+211). . Catenary(Quotes: Ruddock, ''Arch Bridges and Their Builders 1735-1835'': As hangs the flexible line, so but inverted will stand the rigid arch) (current)
  • 22:34, 22 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+249). . Robert Hooke(Sourced: Ruddock, ''Arch Bridges and Their Builders 1735-1835'': As hangs the flexible line, so but inverted will stand the rigid arch) (current)
  • 14:32, 19 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,088). . Quantum mechanics(G - K: Greene, "The Elegant Universe": months after de Broglie..Schrödinger..probability waves/wave functions..classical innocence/clockwork universe..lost..quantum mech-rigorous/precise math formalism but only probable futures)
  • 14:28, 19 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,041). . Erwin Schrödinger(Quotes about Schrödinger: Greene, "The Elegant Universe": months after de Broglie..Schrödinger..probability waves/wave functions..classical innocence/clockwork universe..lost..quantum mech-rigorous/precise math formalism but only probable futures) (current)
  • 00:22, 12 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,510). . Black hole(Quotes: Bartusiak, "Through a Universe Darkly" with images Hertzsprung-Russel StarData.png/star life cycles red dwarf en.svg: Stars with appreciably more mass than our Sun, as O or B burn swiftly/blow up, leaving a neutron star or black hole) (current)
  • 23:01, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,299). . Black hole(Quotes: Smoot, Davidson, "Wrinkles in Time": candidates for..baryonic dark matter..MACHOS could include black holes..18th century scientists speculated..early 20th..Oppenheimer..might warp adjacent space..Milky Way γ radiation/galactic halos)
  • 22:28, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+963). . Black hole(Quotes: Seife, "Alpha and Omega": astronomers inferfrom the effects it has on spacetime..Ghez uses radio telescopes..heart of the Milky Way..stars wheeling about invisible, supermassive Sagittarius A*..technique similar to Vera Rubin's/dark matter)
  • 22:04, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+315). . General relativity(Quotes: Eddington, AsQBy Douglas, "The Life of Sir Arthur Eddington": light has weight..Light rays, when near the Sun, do not go straight) (current)
  • 15:23, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,894). . Black hole(Quotes: Greene, "The Fabric of the Cosmos": (2))
  • 14:51, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,020). . Black hole(Quotes: Greene, "The Fabric of the Cosmos": universe's most inscrutable poker faces..seen a given mass/charge/spin..seen them all..monopoly on max disorder/entropy..rearrangements that have no effect on appearance..tells about space itself)
  • 14:17, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+813). . Thermodynamics(Second Law of Thermodynamics/Entropy: Susskind, "The Black Hole War": undergraduate ME student..no one knew molecular theory of heat..thermal energy change/temperature=entropy change as incomprehensible as sausages/onionization=floogelweiss) (current)
  • 04:26, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+708). . Black hole(Quotes: Greene, "The Elegant Universe": Schwarzschild's GR solution..mass divided by radius exceeds critical value..Wheeler..called them ''black holes'' cannot emit light/falls in never to return)
  • 04:08, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+3). . m Black hole(Quotes: minor edit)
  • 04:01, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+875). . Black hole(Quotes: 1967, Wheeler interested..1917 Schwarzschild described..black/dark stars..Wheeler called them black holes..blackballed/PhysReview-obscene!.."have no hair"..horizon..smooth, regular, featureless sphere. Apart from mass/rotation thought alike)
  • 03:34, 11 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,149). . John Archibald Wheeler(added section "Quotes about" with (1) Susskind, :The Black Hole War": 1961.John['s] vision..space & time would become a wild, jittery, foamy world of quantum fluctuations..only at Planck distance would particles reveal their true nature) (current)
  • 15:06, 10 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+9,295). . N Black hole(Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed; most quotes previously entered into existing wikiquote articles)
  • 14:29, 10 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+127). . Theory of relativity(See also: General relativity, "Relativity Simply Explained", Spacetime, Special relativity)
  • 14:02, 10 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,538). . Gravity(O–T: Susskind, "The Black Hole War": Newton's law of gravity as famous as Einsteins E = mc^2..Newton never knew the value of his constant..G was too small/Cavindish..lucky break..inverse sq law=>pretend mass at a point->escape velocity) (current)
  • 23:06, 9 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,150). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Smoot, Davidson, "Wrinkles in Time": implication of general relativity..dynamic universe..Einstein/visionary..balked at infinitely dense/small singularity..cosmological constant counteract gravitational..cancel ad-hoc..mistake..not stable) (current)
  • 22:33, 9 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+979). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Susskind, "The Black Hole War": time of Malcadena's discovery, physicists..convinced..nonvanishing cosmological constant/dark energy..Λ positive/repulsive..increases with distance..Λ negative/attractive..0/ignore)
  • 21:22, 9 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+737). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Susskind, "The Black Hole War": most important consequence..causes space to expand exponentially..without it..could reverse..cosmic crunch..consequence..doubling..every fifteen billion years..indefinitely)
  • 21:08, 9 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+478). . Failure(Quotes: Melville, "Hawthorne and His Mosses": It is better to fail in originality, than to succeed in imitation. He who has never failed somewhere, that man can not be great. ..continual success knows his powers to be small.) (current)
  • 22:57, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,452). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Overbye, "Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos": Higgs field froze/symmetry broke, Tye/Guth knew..If the universe supercooled..quantum vacuuum..infinite energy/repulsive force like λ..Not even Hawking claimed to understand λ problem/trapdoor)
  • 22:41, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+30). . N Weak force(REDIRECT to "Weak interaction") (current)
  • 22:14, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+986). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Overbye, "Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos": In Einstein's scheme there was no end, no outside..But there was a problem.was unstable, it would fly apart or collapse..he fudged his equations with the cosmological constant..12 years before Hubble)
  • 21:57, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,404). . Cosmological constant(Quotes: Greene,"The Fabric of the Cosmos": Einstein refused to accept the answer..Before Friedmann & Lemaître..Einstein..realized the equations..showed the universe was not static..[but] he & everyone else knew the universe was eternal)
  • 19:53, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+41). . User:ELApro(Wikiquotes initiated) (current)
  • 19:51, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+8). . m Cosmological constant(See also: minor format edit)
  • 19:50, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+13,422). . N Cosmological constant(Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed: majority of first draft are quotes previously entered into other Wikiquote articles)
  • 19:22, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (-23). . m Consistency(Quotes: minor edit/link) (current)
  • 15:30, 8 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,203). . Time(M: Munowitz, ''Knowing": if the laws of nature hold constant..physical equations will depend only on elapsed time..On the largest scales..sense of history..Newton..Maxwell..Schrödinger..Einstein ph-equations are ahistorical/no absolute starting point) (current)
  • 22:05, 7 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+652). . Weak interaction(Quotes: Greene, "The Elegant Universe": strong/weak..strength rapidly diminishes over all but subatomic distance scales/nuclear forces..radioactive decay..uranium /cobalt) (current)
  • 21:45, 7 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+718). . Weak interaction(Quotes: Overbye, "Lonely Hearts of the Cosmos": Neutrinos..only interaction..(besides gravity) was..the "weak" force, which causes some kinds of radioactive decay..so weak..could pass through a million miles of water unhindered)
  • 21:17, 7 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+36). . User:ELApro(Wikiquotes initiated: Weak interaction)
  • 19:52, 7 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+91). . m Weak interaction(Quotes: minor edits/links)
  • 04:50, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+23). . m Weak interaction(Quotes: minor edit)
  • 04:46, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+249). . Weak interaction(Quotes: Img:Muon Decay.svg + minor edits/links)
  • 04:25, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+42). . m Ideas(Quotes: minor sort) (current)
  • 04:15, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+719). . Ideas(Quotes: Sperry, "Mind, Brain and Humanist Values": model..causal potency of an idea/ideal,..as real as a molecule/cell/nerve impulse. Ideas cause/evolve new ideas..burstwise advance in evolution)
  • 03:16, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+2,041). . Weak interaction(Quotes: Susskind, "The Cosmic Landscape" +Img: Becquerel's preceded Thomson..alpha/beta/gamma radioactivity..only beta/weak interactions..QED nor QCD explains..Neutrino doesn't emit photons or gluons/experience em or strong F's..W-boson key)
  • 02:39, 6 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+495). . Beta decay(Quotes: Lipkin, "Beta Decay for Pedestrians": properties of the emitted leptons, the electron and neutrino..are measured..angular momentum is conserved..parity is not/indefinite state) (current)
  • 23:38, 5 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+36). . Weak interaction(Quotes: minor links)
  • 23:33, 5 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (-122). . m Weak interaction(Quotes: trimmed quote)
  • 23:08, 5 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+15,973). . N Weak interaction(Initiated INCOMPLETE ARTICLE-to be completed)
  • 17:31, 5 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (-83). . m Beta decay(minor edit)
  • 17:30, 5 May 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+97). . m Beta decay(minor edit intro)
  • 23:00, 26 April 2017 (diff | hist) . . (-19). . Frank P. Ramsey(Removed {{economist-stub}} tag) (current)
  • 22:58, 26 April 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+4,197). . Frank P. Ramsey(Quotes: added section "The Foundations of Mathematics (1925)" with (7))
  • 18:58, 26 April 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+2,390). . Frank P. Ramsey(Quotes about Ramsey: Keynes, "The Economic Journal" (3): The death... is a heavy loss to economic theory\\Mathematical Theory of Saving..power/elegance/scientific/aesthetic\\personal qualities-loss to friends)
  • 18:19, 26 April 2017 (diff | hist) . . (+1,506). . Frank P. Ramsey(Quotes about Ramsey: Moore, "The Foundations of Mathematics and Other Logical Essays" (2): extraordinarily clear thinker..apprehending subtlest distinctions..not led to deny obvious facts..understood better than I\\clear/straightforward puzzled others)

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