So, this is the last year of my undergrad degree, and in the spirit of finishing my homework (to write something informal and informative about each week’s topic for my Statistical Mechanics class), I will be blogging my classes. Perhaps I may even make a few posts that I won’t get credit for! Perhaps I will turn these posts into the lyrics of an epic post-rock concept album! We shall see. So, on that note, let me begin cramming knowledge-photons down your eye holes (or phonons and ear holes for any blind readers out there).