Gwendolyn Rak • October 4, 2022
Three experimental physicists were recognized for their foundational experiments in the field
Allison Parshall • February 17, 2022
These master musicians use the fundamental principles of sound to sculpt their overtone harmonies
Scientists studying climate and disordered materials win Nobel Prize in Physics
Tatum McConnell • October 5, 2021
Researchers who examine complex systems were recognized for their contributions.
Jackie Appel • February 26, 2021
To exoplanet scientists, oddball planets are much more than just a strange sight on a cosmic sightseeing tour
Jackie Appel • February 3, 2021
Astronomers are finding ways to keep investigating the universe despite missing data due to COVID-19 telescope shutdowns
Jackie Appel • January 27, 2021
Scientists recently developed a substance that could help plants grow on Mars without the need for an artificial oxygen atmosphere
Joanna Thompson • December 21, 2020
How calendars construct our reality
Hannah Seo • November 11, 2019
A record-breaking engineered material leaves no room for vanity
Rebecca Sohn • October 17, 2019
An astrophysicist and a poet discover they have much in common
Jessica Romeo • January 8, 2019
Superconducting magnets began as a “laboratory curiosity.” Half-a-century later, they are indispensable for modern science
Dana Najjar • November 1, 2018
Alan Lightman’s new book highlights humanity’s struggle to find lasting answers in a world defined by change
Dan Robitzski • September 18, 2017
Mimicking the human brain will only hinder the pursuit of true artificial intelligence, says Facebook’s director of AI research.
Dan Robitzski • July 26, 2017
If you want to turn your kids into a bunch of little nerds, this is the place!
Marissa Shieh • June 28, 2017
What makes these boulders ring?
Dan Robitzski • January 11, 2017
The twin paradox shows how approaching the speed of light alters both time and space