How do you measure your body temperature? The simplest answer is "using a thermometer". But, is it so in case of stars as well? The answer is…… Read more "How Do Scientists Determine The Temperature of A Star?"

# Author: Simranpreet Buttar

*Editor*at

**The Secrets of the Universe**, I am a science student pursuing Master's in Physics from India. I love to write about Cosmology, Condensed Matter Physics and Quantum Mechanics.

## Harlow Shapley - The Astronomer By Chance

In our life, some of the best decisions are taken only by chance. We plan to do something else, but end up with something completely unexpected. The…… Read more "Harlow Shapley - The Astronomer By Chance"

## Month of Equations: The Concept Of Gravitational Redshift In Physics.

Gravitational Redshift Meaning of Equation The wavelength of a photon leaving a gravitational field increases. So today is the last day of the Month of Equations and to end…… Read more "Month of Equations: The Concept Of Gravitational Redshift In Physics."

## Energy-Time Uncertainty

In quantum mechanics, the uncertainty principle is undoubtedly one of the most famous concept. It is basically a mathematical inequality which puts a fundamental limit to the precision…… Read more "Energy-Time Uncertainty"

## Bose-Einstein Distribution Function

Statistical mechanics is that branch of Physics that considers how the overall behavior of a system of many particles is related to the properties of particles themselves.…… Read more "Bose-Einstein Distribution Function"

## Schwarzschild Radius In General Relativity

In our Universe, every massive object is associated with five physical quantities. These are the inertial mass, rest mass energy, Compton wavelength, Schwarzschild radius and the standard…… Read more "Schwarzschild Radius In General Relativity"

## London Equations: The Electrodynamics of Superconductors

As far as the Equations of the Month series is concerned,till now, we have covered different fields in physics. So today, its the turn of another such…… Read more "London Equations: The Electrodynamics of Superconductors"

## Bekenstein Entropy Formula

Black holes! Who does not want to talk about them? So today, in the 20th article of our Month of Equation series, we will touch upon a…… Read more "Bekenstein Entropy Formula"

## Rutherford Scattering Formula

Before 1909, the only image that one had in his mind about an atom was that of plums in a pudding. However, in 1909, a revolutionary experiment…… Read more "Rutherford Scattering Formula"

## What Does Coulomb's Law Really Mean?

Today, it's the turn of the eleventh term in our Month of Equations series. Coming to the behavior of charged particles, we have discussed two equations in…… Read more "What Does Coulomb's Law Really Mean?"