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Physicist

Physicist

Physicist

JOB DESCRIPTION: Physicists study the natural universe and use mathematics to explain how the world works. Physicists study different areas including space, atoms, sound and light. They can have wide-ranging careers as they are good at problem solving.

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical engineer

Mechanical Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION: Mechanical engineers help to research, design, make and maintain a range of machines. These include spacecraft, aircraft, trains and cars. Mechanics is a branch of physics that deals with forces and motion. Mechanical engineers need to have a good understanding of this area to help them do their job.

Famous Mechanical Engineers

  • Charles Babbage
  • Nikola Tesla
  • James Watt

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