Physics Guides

Here contains all the physics guides written by community members who are experts in their fields. These guides are non-technical articles that usually help in how to study physics as a student or life in academia. From self study to classroom strategy. Learn something new today!

Telescope Buying Guide

Guide to Buying Your First Telescope

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We often have questions about what telescope an aspiring amateur…
physicsblogs

What Are Your Favorite Science or Math Blogs?

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We asked our PF Advisors to tell us what their favorite science…
solarimaging

Getting Started with Solar System Imaging

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Some of the most visible objects in the sky are objects within…
astro_advanced

Advanced Astrophotography Tips

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 "I’ve tried astrophotography and want to know…
astro_inter

Intermediate Astrophotography Tips

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 Level 2: I know how to use a camera, what do I…
astro_intro

Introduction to Astrophotography

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 For this Insight series (3 total), my assumption…
physics blogs

Physics Blogs You Need to Be Reading

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These are some of the best physics blogs, updated regularly,…
crackpot

A Layman's Guide to: Lies, Damned Lies and Pseudoscience

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It seems nowadays that we are getting swamped with science. But…
solar_eclipse

Solar Eclipse Viewing Basics

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Safety Information Before attempting to view a solar eclipse:NEVER…
crackpot_index

Physics Forums Crackpot Index and Bingo

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Discussing science online can often be a frustrating experience…