From long, illustrious careers to bright lights snuffed out too soon, we pay homage to noted scientists who passed away in 2016 and their visionary work.
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Our understanding of the physical world has come a long way since the old days—the days of fire-lit caves and the flickering shadows that crowded round the fearful human mind. Still, we’ve a long way yet to go, and in that spirit, here’s a brief map of the long road thus far traveled on our journey to enlightenment.
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Play games for physics.
The scientists were able to concentrate light down to less than a billionth of a meter.
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