3 Unbelievable Biggest Myths in Physics

1. MYTH: There are only 3 phases of matter: Solid, liquid, and gas

plasma

You forgot a big one: Plasma.

It’s actually really easy to think that solids are the richest form of matter in our galaxy, since all of us live on a giant rock called Earth. But here is a fact – plasma is vastly more abundant; stars, including our sun, are enormous orbs of gleaming plasma.

There are other sub-phases of matter, but don’t forget, solid, liquid, gas, and plasma are the main ones.

Source: Southwest Research Institute

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