Selected Physics Songs by Other Authors


Rigid Body Sings by James Clerk Maxwell Ions Mine by Sir J. J. Thomson

Songs by Prof. Philip Taylor:

Bogoliubov! (To the tune of "Oklahoma!"

Stuck in an Infinite Loop,
by Prof. J. D. Dougherty
(with recording)

Songs (with recordings) by the students of Walter Smith  
When You're a Ket by Prof. Paul Halpern
I Got Physics by William Phillian
Dark as a Dungeon - 2002 Davis/SNO version
(with video clip) by Dr. Don Geesaman,
Director of the Physics Division, Argonne National Lab

Songs (with recordings!) by Ian Hartman:
I Walk the Incline and The Newton Boogie,

Physics Carols by the students of Ron Revere

Twinkle, Twinkle, Now I Know by Pietro Calogero

"Hyperbolic Orbit" by Benjamin Newman
Sun's Rap Song by Mary Hogan and Wei Lee
Newton Rap (with recording) by Matthew Guberman-pfeffer

Graphene -- The Musical!

Prof. Paul Neitzel, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Tech -- Vocals, bass line & electronic percussion
Mike Duffee -- Guitars

Conceived & recorded for Inside the Black Box
Profs. Bill Hunt & Pete Ludovice, Georgia Tech
WREK Radio, Georgia Tech
Winner of the "NanoTube" contest sponsored by the American Chemical Society: The Nano Song
by Patrick Bennett, David Carlton, Molly Felz, Nola Klemfuss, Glory Liu, Ryan Miyakawa, Stacey Wallace, and Angelica Zen of the University of California at Berkeley:

The Particle Physics Song, lyrics by Danuta Orlowska
Performed by the CERN Choir in the CERN Control Center!
(Tune: "The Bold Hippopotamus" by Flanders and Swann
Video interview with the author, Danuta Orlowska!

A great cover of "Why Does the Sun Shine?" performed by John Leible
"Glad Gliese" © by Kathleen Martin: mp3 .. lyrics
(tune: "Sad Lisa", by Cat Stevens)
In 2010, astronomers announced the discovery of the planet Gliese 581g, which may have all the conditions needed for life. It has a mass three times that of Earth, and orbits a red dwarf star about 22 light years away. This beautiful song lays out some of the basic facts, and dreams about the possibility of humanity colonizing the planet.

Image by Lynnette Cook
Our Universe, by Prof. Francis P. Wilkin
Lyrics (PDF)

Free Body Diagram
, by Prof. Elizabeth Berman & Friends