Theoretical physics explores worlds beyond our everyday experience – from the tiniest quantum particles to the entire universe – so physicists often use metaphors and similies to express complex ideas.
Take a self-guided tour from quantum to cosmos!
The giants of science are mostly male. But not all of them – and that discovery can prove deeply revelatory, writes Sonali Mohapatra.
Sonali Mohapatra was valedictorian of the 2015 class of Perimeter Scholars International. Four years later, she’s obsessed with both quantum gravity and the shape of the human future.