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During a live webcast on Wed. April 5, 2017, mathematician Eugenia King will demonstrate advanced abstract algebra using edible examples.
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/Mar 24, 2017
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/Mar 24, 2017
Theoretical physics is a notoriously difficult subject to explain. So it’s especially impressive that Henry Reich can tackle tricky physics…
/Mar 20, 2017
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/Mar 14, 2017
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/Feb 23, 2017
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/Feb 22, 2017
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/Feb 18, 2017
By blocking one half of an entangled photon pair, team shows how to block “noise” in quantum light experiments.
/Feb 17, 2017
New research by Perimeter scientists employs artificial intelligence techniques to explore phases of matter.
/Feb 13, 2017
Perimeter Institute Director Neil Turok discusses the universal human traits that underlie all innovation – from fundamental research to technology to…
/Feb 13, 2017
Edwin Hubble was a man of great talent, exceptional dedication, and excellent timing who reshaped our view of the universe. To…
During a live webcast on Wed. March 1, 2017, NASA astrophysicist Amber Straughn provided a behind-the-scenes look at the powerful James…
/Feb 08, 2017
A new book edited by Perimeter researcher Robert Spekkens and Visiting Fellow Giulio Chiribella highlights the information-theoretic approach to quantum…
/Jan 31, 2017
Observational evidence described in Physical Review Letters may illuminate new aspects of quantum gravity.
/Jan 30, 2017
The discovery of the Higgs boson — one of the most monumental achievements in modern physics — required the 27-kilometre,…
/Jan 26, 2017
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