MJ Feigenbaum
 
 
A science lecture for lay public
Saturday, 20 May 2006
The Rockefeller Auditorium, Juliane Maries Vej 30, 2100 Copenhagen
 
 
 

Seven wonders of physics

Michael V. Berry
Bristol University

Sometimes, nature illustrates the abstract ideas of physics and mathematics in beautiful ways, and the ideas can be brought to life by simple demonstrations. My wonders include the great moon-driven river wave, light interference magnified in rainbows, the colour of gold, and the democratisation of music.