Why study Physics.

Film / Science / SOSc

A truly lovely short film by a Rhode Islander – who studied physics at Brown and design and animation at RISD – both a few blocks from where I sit as I write this sentence.

Why Do I Study Physics? (2013) from Xiangjun Shi on Vimeo.

Take a few minutes to watch it and then look at the world around you with your new rational and irrational eyes…

The Author

Episcopal bishop, dad, astronomer, erstwhile dancer...


  1. Mary Johnstone says

    I’d like to understand this, but couldn’t hear the sound – just a tiny inaudible voice in the background. I have volume turned up on my computer. Is there any way you can fix this from your end?

  2. Rev Mary Johnstone says

    Beautiful! Clever animation fleshes out concepts. Need to watch it again!

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