Search FQXi

If you are aware of an interesting new academic paper (that has been published in a peer-reviewed journal or has appeared on the arXiv), a conference talk (at an official professional scientific meeting), an external blog post (by a professional scientist) or a news item (in the mainstream news media), which you think might make an interesting topic for an FQXi blog post, then please contact us at with a link to the original source and a sentence about why you think that the work is worthy of discussion. Please note that we receive many such suggestions and while we endeavour to respond to them, we may not be able to reply to all suggestions.

Please also note that we do not accept unsolicited posts and we cannot review, or open new threads for, unsolicited articles or papers. Requests to review or post such materials will not be answered. If you have your own novel physics theory or model, which you would like to post for further discussion among then FQXi community, then please add them directly to the "Alternative Models of Reality" thread, or to the "Alternative Models of Cosmology" thread. Thank you.

Forum Home
Terms of Use

Order posts by:
 chronological order
 most recent first

Posts by the author are highlighted in orange; posts by FQXi Members are highlighted in blue.

By using the FQXi Forum, you acknowledge reading and agree to abide by the Terms of Use

 RSS feed | RSS help

Ian Harris: on 9/27/14 at 1:51am UTC, wrote Solid video explanation for a basic physics concept! Well done Erick! If...

Robert Bender: on 9/18/14 at 15:10pm UTC, wrote Awesome Video man!!! Very entertaining and knowledgeable!! Thank you for...

Emily Spencer: on 8/29/14 at 1:55am UTC, wrote I thought your video was well put together and the examples were well...

Erick Sandoval: on 8/12/14 at 21:12pm UTC, wrote Video Image Video URL ...


Steve Agnew: "I agree that we and the universe exist together as a whole, but be careful..." in Alternative Models of...

Eckard Blumschein: "Robert and Malcom, See me itinerant and a bit worried by Feynman’s..." in The Quantum Agent

Peter Morgan: "That's not what the preview showed! Grrrrr. Aaaaannnnndddd I can't edit it...." in An algebraic approach to...

Peter Morgan: "I have to hope that better understanding the relationship between the..." in An algebraic approach to...

John Wilson: "Hi Malcolm, Thanks for reading some of my paper, I really appreciate it. ..." in Alternative Models of...

Amrit Sorli: "BB cosmology has some troubles. I think that it will not last for a long..." in Alternative Models of...

Joe Fisher: "A visible person could dig or bore a fixed hole with visible sides in a..." in The Quantum Agent

Joe Fisher: "The most compelling evidence that the ability of white men of only being..." in Undecidability,...

click titles to read articles

The Quantum Agent
Investigating how the quantum measurement process might be related to the emergence of intelligence, agency and free will.

First Things First: The Physics of Causality
Why do we remember the past and not the future? Untangling the connections between cause and effect, choice, and entropy.

Can Time Be Saved From Physics?
Philosophers, physicists and neuroscientists discuss how our sense of time’s flow might arise through our interactions with external stimuli—despite suggestions from Einstein's relativity that our perception of the passage of time is an illusion.

A devilish new framework of thermodynamics that focuses on how we observe information could help illuminate our understanding of probability and rewrite quantum theory.

Gravity's Residue
An unusual approach to unifying the laws of physics could solve Hawking's black-hole information paradox—and its predicted gravitational "memory effect" could be picked up by LIGO.

February 28, 2020

CATEGORY: Show Me the Physics! Video Contest (2014) [back]
TOPIC: Physics made simple by Erick Sandoval [refresh]
Bookmark and Share
Login or create account to post reply or comment.

Erick Sandoval wrote on Aug. 12, 2014 @ 21:12 GMT
Video Image

Video URL

Video Description

I created this video to help people learn about physics in a way I hope they enjoy and understand. I primarily focus on the "Law of falling bodies", but throw in a little extra useful physics knowledge at the end as well.

Video Creator Bio

Hi my name is Erick. I am an aspiring writer and filmmaker. I enjoy learning how things work, brainstorming, and making people laugh.

Bookmark and Share

Emily Spencer wrote on Aug. 29, 2014 @ 01:55 GMT
I thought your video was well put together and the examples were well thought out and relevant. My suggestions would to be to vary your tone a bit more in presentation and to explain more why your examples work, maybe just by displaying the basic equations or the ideas behind them.

Bookmark and Share

Robert L Bender wrote on Sep. 18, 2014 @ 15:10 GMT
Awesome Video man!!! Very entertaining and knowledgeable!! Thank you for the info and a GREAT video!!!

Bookmark and Share

Ian C Harris wrote on Sep. 27, 2014 @ 01:51 GMT
Solid video explanation for a basic physics concept! Well done Erick!

If you get a chance, please stop by and watch/rate our video too!

Thanks is advance,

Ian Harris

Bookmark and Share

Login or create account to post reply or comment.

Please enter your e-mail address:
Note: Joining the FQXi mailing list does not give you a login account or constitute membership in the organization.