**1314 Modern Physics**

**Discussion Topics**

The Quantum Era: 1900-1930

Maxwell and the Nerds

Time Dilation in Relativity: physical and biological clocks

The Geometry of Space-Time

Time Dilation in Relativity: the twin paradox

Relativistic Addition of Velocities

The Relativity of Mass

Schrödinger's Kittens and the Search for Reality

The Lopsided Universe: Matter v. Antimatter

Where Do Quarks Come From?

The Accelerating Universe

Can the Electron be Split into Two?

Quantum Leap into Confusion

Liquid Space

Parallel Universes

Dark Energy