History of Physics Group Links
The links below are to sites which may be of interest to anyone interested
in the history of physics and related subjects. Comments and suggestions for
URLs will be gratefully received by the Webeditor preferably by email at the
address on the contacts page.
General Physics and Physics-Related Sites
Specific Areas of Physics
- History of superconductors
- Time keeping:
- The Solar system:
Moonwatch a project for Einstein year.
Observers are asked to report their first sighting of the new crescent moon,
used to calculate calendars for about 5000 years.
If you want to find out more about the methods involved in calculating the
first sighting of new crescent moon, Technical Note 69 produced by
HM Nautical Almanac Office is available as a
Collections for many people
- Physicists on money
- History of mathematics
Archive at St Andrews
(over 1300 biographies including some physicists)
- Contributions of 20th Century
Women to Physics
Page last updated 2 Sep 2014