Modern Physics, which includes the intellectually challenging subjects of quantum theory, special and general relativity, nuclear and particle physics, and chaos theory' is considered difficult by the most undergraduate physics students so what hope to the nontechnical members of our society have of grasping the subject? i have been developing methods for teaching wave-particle duality, the measurement paradox in quantum theory, the essence of special relativity, and other topics in such a way that a general audience can understand the basic ideas and feel satisfied with their knowledge without becoming suffocated by jargon, mathematics, or technical issues, whilst remaining loyal to the unadulterated principles of physics.

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Barry Sanders  

Modern Physics, which includes the intellectually challenging subjects of quantum theory, special and general relativity, nuclear and particle physics, and chaos theory' is considered difficult by the most undergraduate physics students so what hope to the nontechnical members of our society have of grasping the subject? i have been developing methods for teaching wave-particle duality, the measurement paradox in quantum theory, the essence of special relativity, and other topics in such a way that a general audience can understand the basic ideas and feel satisfied with their knowledge without becoming suffocated by jargon, mathematics, or technical issues, whilst remaining loyal to the unadulterated principles of physics.

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