Brian Greene

Mar. 29, 2013

Gripping Science Tales Need Not Be Science Fiction

How can scientists tell compelling stories without hyping or distorting the science?

science and storytelling, asuorigins, asu origins, lawrence krauss, brian greene, ian mcewen, ian mc ewen, plot, characters

Oct. 28, 2011

Brian Greene Explains ‘The Fabric Of The Cosmos’

With no shortage of special effects, a new four-part TV series looks at big questions in cosmology.

physics, cosmology, string theory, reality, dimensions

Mar. 04, 2011

Brian Greene on The Hidden Reality

Why some physicists think there can be more than one universe.

physics, cosmology, universe, multiverse, string theory, theoretical physics

Apr. 03, 2009

Big Questions in Cosmology

In this hour, we'll get an update on the very small--particle physics--and the very large--cosmology--and find out how these two fields of study fit together.

cosmology, physics, origins, arizona

May. 30, 2008

World Science Festival / Kavli Awards

This week, the World Science Festival brings big thinkers from around the world to a five-day festival in New York City.

awards, science festival, science literacy

AVAILABLE IN ITUNES

Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

view more

FEATURED PLAYLIST

Baby, It's Cold Outside

BOOKS BY OUR GUESTS

Mystery Box

Snowflake Safari

\tWinter weather means more than sledding and snowmen. Next snowstorm, grab a magnifying glass and try snowflake hunting. Bullet rosettes, stellar plates, and capped columns are just a few of the varieties of snow crystal you can find in your backyard. Kenneth Libbrecht, physicist at Caltech and snowflake expert, shares secrets of the snowflake.

\tVideo originally published on ScienceFriday.com on December 31, 2009

Science Friday® is produced by the Science Friday Initiative, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Science Friday® and SciFri® are registered service marks of Science Friday, Inc. Site design by Pentagram; engineering by Mediapolis.

 

topics