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Though they typically employ the language of mathematics to describe nature, physicists sometimes find ideas are better conveyed in verse.
/Sep 17, 2018
To kick off the 2018/19 season of the Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series, Avery Broderick will provide an inside look…
/Sep 12, 2018
Test your knowledge of all things great and small.
/Oct 12, 2018
A century ago, Emmy Noether published a theorem that would change mathematics and physics. Here’s an all-ages guided tour through…
/Jul 23, 2018
Perhaps the most amazing thing about our universe is that humans are capable of figuring out how it works. While…
/Aug 04, 2017
Quantum mechanics has a reputation for being one of the trickiest subjects to wrap one’s brain around. But there’s plenty…
/Feb 15, 2018
Apart from being a brilliant scientist, Richard Feynman was known for being amazingly quotable.
/May 11, 2014
How long would it take to randomly walk through a park? And how does that connect to financial models, bacteria,…
/Sep 20, 2018
Perimeter Associate Faculty member Matthew Johnson and his colleagues are working to bring the multiverse hypothesis, which to some sounds…
/Jul 17, 2014