March 25, 2007

Prodigious Science Cartoonary

Sidney Harris, illustrious science cartoonist has posted his prodigious science cartoonary online. There is not a lot of competition for the title of "best physics cartoonist," but if there was, Harris would probably win. I can't date this one, but I hope that it secretly inspired my all-time favorite diagram, from Kolb & Turner's The Early Universe, page 86:


Zosia A. C. Krusberg said...

i love this too.

rocky rocks.

(ps. did i tell you, on one of our problem sets in the autumn, rocky wrote something like "imagine that michael turner hypothesizes a new particle, let's call it the turnon...")