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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.

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
Cosmology isn’t the only way stars get into physics.
/Aug 16, 2015
To commemorate some big anniversaries in science and sci-fi, Perimeter Institute researchers, students, and staff reflect on fantastical figments that…
/Jul 02, 2015
A meditation on the ways art and science “converge and coalesce” in the human search for understanding. Read about the…
/Jun 16, 2015
When streams of thought converge, truth is found in the swirling eddies of opposing ideas.
/Jun 16, 2015