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196 Wilhelm Wien won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1911. Science > Physics 07/05/09
197 Hendrik Lorentz won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1902. Science > Physics 07/04/09
198 Antoine Henri Becquerel won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903. Science > Physics 07/04/09
199 Marie Curie won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903. Science > Physics 07/04/09
200 Pieter Zeeman won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1902. Science > Physics 07/04/09
201 Pierre Curie won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903. Science > Physics 07/03/09
202 Dr. Edward Alexander Bouchet, physicist, was the first African American/Black person to receive a PhD from an American university. Science > Physics 04/21/09
203 The first electric battery was the voltaic pile, invented by Alessandro Volta in 1800. Science > Physics 02/04/09
204 Batteries, thermocouples, and solar cells produce direct current. Science > Physics 02/02/09
205 The term "battery", coined by Benjamin Franklin, was named after a battery of cannon. Science > Physics 02/02/09
206 The type of electricity delivered to businesses and residences is alternating current. Science > Physics 02/02/09
207 The Planck constant is a physical constant used to describe the sizes of quanta. It relates the energy of a photon to the frequency of that photon. Science > Physics 11/14/08
208 Albert Einstein was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921. Science > Physics 06/27/08
209 The Hückel method was first proposed by Erich Hückel. Science > Physics 05/30/08
210 Magnetic fields are measured in Teslas. Science > Physics 05/30/08


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