Browse notable physicists such as Joseph Henry, Sheldon Glashow, and Gustav Kirchhoff.
According to Variety, Amazon Prime is working on a biopic of Marie Curie’s life: a film version of the 2010 graphic novel ‘Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Curie: A Tale of Love and Fallout.’ Rosamund Pike will star as the Nobel Prize-winning French physicist and chemist.
Physicist and mathematician P.A.M Dirac, who helped found quantum electrodynamics, is known for the Dirac equation and his prediction of antiparticles. He won the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics with Erwin Schrödinger.
For the first time, scientists have confirmed part of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity predicting what happens to a star passing close to a supermassive black hole: its light stretches to longer wavelengths due to the extreme gravitational field, making it appear redder.