3 reasons why you should study Physics

Choosing your subject combination for ‘A’ levels is not an easy task. After all, you will be spending the next two years of your academic life rigorously studying your chosen subjects. As such, you should choose subjects that you enjoy reading, learning and researching about. Your general interest in the…

What Is Solar Energy?

The simplest definition of solar energy, as you surely would have learnt in your physics tuition class, is the energy coming from the sun. Well, the first question was a simple one. Let’s look at another question, a little more challenging than the first one. Do you know how much…

Sodium Vapour Lamp

Philips produced the first sodium lamps commercially in Holland in the year 1932. Sodium lights are of two kinds: High Pressure (also called HPS) and Low Pressure (also called LPS). These lamps are most commonly used for lighting streets. They are also used for industrial uses. How it works As…

What is Occam’s razor?

You would’ve probably heard the term ‘Occam’s razor’ before, probably from a friend or in your physics tuition class. But you are not sure what it means? Well, Occam’s razor refers to the scientific principle or philosophical idea that simplest explanation is usually the correct one. That is, among all…