Saturday , April 21 2018
Home / Tag Archives: about (page 5)

Tag Archives: about

What Computational Physics Is Really About

I would like to address the following question: When you use a computer to solve a problem (I would call this a numerical calculation), is it an experiment or theory? Or is it something else? It’s a very common question. One that comes up often—usually when drinking beer with scientists ...

Read More »

Handful of Liberians Running to Prove a Point About Ebola

MONROVIA, Liberia — There’s a saying in Liberia: When wartime comes, the foot will help the body. On Sunday, Liberians lined up at the ELWA hospital compound were invoking this favorite phrase to help explain the confounding sight of their fellow countrymen running in a marathon. “War business taught people ...

Read More »

Moscow in no mood to talk about its military losses

Russia runs combat flights in Syria from the Hmeymim airfield.(Photo: Russian Defense Ministry) As soon as Russia’s airstrikes in Syria began in September, many observers wondered when to expect Moscow’s first military losses. It happened. Russia’s Defense Ministry on Tuesday said a 19-year-old serviceman committed suicide last weekend at a Russian ...

Read More »