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Fun Stuff

From puzzles to pop songs, physics has a way of touching every aspect of our lives. Why? Because science is awesome! These videos, posters, memes, and more celebrate the “fun” of fundamental physics.

During Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics in April 2016, a journalist jokingly asked the…
/Apr 17, 2016
Sometimes the best kind of scientific collaborator is a silent partner who lends a hand (or a paw) simply by…
/Mar 21, 2016
How a curious 19th century mind shaped our world.
/Mar 13, 2016
Canadian singing scientist Tim Blais puts the groove into gravitational waves with his latest effort for A Capella Science.
/Mar 09, 2016
Alexa Meade toys with perception and understanding as Perimeter’s first artist-in-residence.
/Dec 03, 2015
These disparate items weren’t designed to be valuable, but for Carlo Rovelli, they are what makes a life.
/Nov 06, 2015
A timelapse look at Alexa Meade creating her immersive chalkboard piece as artist-in-residence at Perimeter Institute in September 2015. Find…
/Oct 22, 2015
Chalkboards are everywhere at Perimeter Institute, but one took on a new dimension at the hands of Perimeter’s inaugural Coalescence…
/Oct 19, 2015
Feeling the heat? Munch on some mint! How one humble herb can bamboozle your senses.
/Sep 08, 2015
An orchestral concert is an unlikely setting for a lesson in quantum mechanics. All the more reason to do it.
/Aug 17, 2015