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Physics

Physics (from knowledge of nature, from φύσις phýsis 'nature') is the natural science that studies matter,At the start of The Feynman Lectures on Physics, [[Richard Feynman offers the atomic hypothesis as the single most prolific scientific concept. }} its motion and behavior through space and time, and the related entities of energy and force. Physics is one of the most fundamental scientific disciplines, and its main goal is to understand how the universe behaves.The term "universe" is defined as everything that physically exists: the entirety of space and time, all forms of matter, energy and momentum, and the physical laws and constants that govern them. However, the term "universe" may also be used in slightly different contextual senses, denoting concepts such as the cosmos or the philosophical world.

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7,567,901
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138,368,858
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12,785,721
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981,202
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545,562

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