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Take a self-guided tour from quantum to cosmos!

Inside the Perimeter: Spring/Summer 2016 Highlights

Theoretical physics is more than a field of study. It’s a tool of discovery. Check out the latest issue of Inside the Perimeter to explore what is happening – and what is possible – in this fascinating realm.

Ripple Effects: The Era of Gravitational Waves

  • What does the direct detection of gravitational waves means for science? PI researchers weigh in on a promising new era of discovery.


Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at Perimeter Institute in April
(Photo: Anthony Reinhart/Communitech)

Special Section: The Many Uses of Physics

Rowan Thomson (below) and Henry Reich (above) are two Perimeter grads plying their skills in unique and powerful ways.

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PSI students take a break from research projects to pick up some new Canadian skills at the PSI Winter School.


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For quantum gravity specialist and author Lee Smolin, Albert Einstein’s greatest strength didn’t lie in numbers.

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The most dazzling discoveries in science often arise when subjects – or problems – collide. That is the idea behind Convergence, Perimeter’s first alumni reunion, and it’s the focus of the latest issue of the Inside the Perimeter magazine.

/Nov 30, 2015