Topics That Don't Work

[General intro] [Principles for selecting] [Likely topics ] [Policy topics]

quantum computing
genetic algorithms
neural networks
EPR paradox
finance & brownian motion
golf ball dimples
fireworks
black holes
dark matter
gravitational lensing
microwave background radiation
parallax
quasars
star classification
supernovae
x-ray binary stars

Topics with known difficulties:

atomic clocks - difficult to describe
three cornerstones of big bang - avoid description of big bang event
tennis racket sweet spots - short on science
quarks - avoid history
maglev trains - avoid unsupported claims of future success
fuel cells - need more science than "descrciption" of operation


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[Thursday, 14-Dec-2017 21:28:04 EST]
Edited by: wilkins@mps.ohio-state.edu on Saturday, 07-Apr-2001 16:27:55 EDT