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10 (- macroscopic & microscopic worlds in Boltzmann constants)

Two excerpts from Jean Tate’s article in Universe Today about Boltzmann constants: “There are actually two Boltzmann constants, the Boltzmann constant and the Stefan-Boltzmann constant; both play key roles in astrophysics … the first bridges the macroscopic and microscopic worlds, and provides the basis for the zero-th law of thermodynamics; the second is in the [...]

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