Now reading: S. James Gates Jr.: Surprises in Supersymmetry

Dr. Amanda Peet (University of Toronto) explains how string theorists are working to build upon the foundations of Newtonian and Einsteinian physics to explain extreme conditions where those earlier theories break down, such as in a black hole singularity. Dr. Peet delivers a LIVE public lecture on the subject at Perimeter Institute May 6, 2015. […]

/Apr 21, 2015

The 2017/18 season of the Perimeter Institute Public Lecture series kicks off October 4 with cosmologist Erik Verlinde explaining why gravity may be profoundly different than what was proposed by Newton and Einstein.

/Sep 06, 2017

Sylvester James Gates Jr., a Perimeter Institute Distinguished Visiting Research Chair, Professor at the University of Maryland, and a member of the US President’s scientific advisory council, describes what sparked his lifelong love of science. Watch live as Gates delivers a Perimeter Public Lecture on June 4:

/May 22, 2014