Physics Essays

I put together a collection of physics essays covering a wide variety of topics. These essays are a useful resource for anyone who has a writing assignment in physics, or just wants to learn some physics. Unlike much of the material on this website, these essays contain minimal or no math, and explain topics in a manner that a non-scientist can understand.


Asteroid Impact
Difference Between Momentum And Kinetic Energy
Double Slit Experiment
Fermi Paradox
Gamma Ray Burst
GPS Physics
How Light Bulbs Work
How Magnets Work
Mechanical Waves
Physics Of Scale
Solar Energy
Solar Flares



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