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History AIP

In addition to the exhibits, American Institute of Physics has archived a number of images, documents and oral history interviews.  learn more

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AIP History of Science Web Exhibits

American Institute of Physics (AIP) has online biographies of famous physicists, such as Newton, Einstein, and Bohr, and the history of key developments, such as the discovery of…  learn more

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Werner Heisenberg was one of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century. He is best known as a founder of quantum mechanics, the new physics of the atomic…  learn more

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Einstein – Image and Impact

Einstein – Image and Impact is another AIP exhibit that includes Einstein's thoughtful philosophy, and his rise above a turbulent life. The exhibit contains many pictures, cartoons, voice…  learn more