Posts Tagged ‘Richard Feynman’

Richard Feynman on Beauty

After dismissing the popular notion that scientists are unable to truly appreciate beauty in nature, physicist Richard Feynman (1918 – 1988) explains what a scientist really is and does.

Beauty is the first video in The Feynman Series, along with Honours and Curiosity.

Via Open Culture

Related Feynman video
Feynman – The Key to Science


Richard Feynman – Fun to Imagine – Part 1: Jiggling Atoms

Physicist Richard Feynman thinks aloud about atoms and how they jiggle, and how we perceive that jiggling as ‘hot’ and ‘cold’. From the BBC TV series ‘Fun to Imagine'(1983)

Part 2: Fire

Part 3: Rubber Bands

Part 4: Magnets

Part 5: Bigger is Electricity

Part 6: The Mirror

Part 7: The Train

Part 8: Seeing Things

Part 9: Big Numbers and Stuff (Part One of Two)

Part 10: Big Numbers and Stuff (Part Two of  Two)

Part 11: Ways of Thinking (Part One of Two)

Part 12: Ways of Thinking (Part Two of Two)


Richard Feynman – The Key to Science

Richard Feynman discusses how we would look for a new law.


Richard Feynman talks about light

Inconceivable nature of nature.