Scientific laws and theories everyone should know

To be better citizens of the world community, we should learn more about some of the exciting scientific advancements in recent history. These laws and principles help us make sense of the world and act in harmony with nature. Start this course to learn how laws like those concerning gravity and the beginnings of the earth help us make sense of life.

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Course plan

Lesson 1. Big Bang
Lesson 2. Universal Law of Gravitation
Lesson 3. Hubble’s Law of Cosmic Expansion
Lesson 4. Archimedes’ Buoyancy Principle
Lesson 5. Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion
Lesson 6. Theory of General Relativity
Lesson 7. Newton’s Laws of Motion
Lesson 8. Laws of Thermodynamics
Lesson 9. Darwin’s Theory of Evolution
Lesson 10. Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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