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CKE Physics - Lesson 3 - All Physicists

All 10 physicists reviewed here.

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Alessandro Volta
Physicist who invented the first battery
Sir Isaac Newton
Described the force known as gravity; Best known for his work in mechanics
Charles Coulomb
Known for his theories of electricity and magnetism
Galileo Galilei
Built first telescope and discovered mountains on the moon; A pioneer in explaining how objects move, why they stop, and how fast they go.
Janet Guthrie
Aerospace Engineer
Albert Einstein
Developed theories on particle motion in fluids, theory on the nature of light; developed the Special Theory of Relativity
André Ampère
Discovered attraction between two wires carrying electricity in the same direction.
Henry Cavendish
Discovered Hydrogen Gas
Richard Feynman
Helped figure out why the space shuttle Challenger exploded; Received the Nobel Prize for his work describing the behavior of interacting particles inside of atoms
Heinrich_Hertz
First to produce electromagnetic waves artificially

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