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Lisa Randall

Choreographer and gravity-junkie Elizabeth Streb pushes the boundaries of physics—with dance.

lisa randall, dance, physics, forces, choreography, elizabeth streb, streb action lab

The Aspen Center for Physics, a mountain retreat for theoretical physicists, turns 50 this year.

physics, cosmology, astrophysics, higgs boson, extra dimensions, string theory

The Harvard physicist discusses her latest book, *Knocking On Heaven’s Door*.

space time physics cosmology

Do hidden dimensions exist in our universe -- or just in science fiction? We'll talk cosmic mysteries with physicist Lisa Randall.

space, cosmology, dimensions, physics

Math Superstars

- Do Your Patriotic Duty: Learn Math
Mathematician Edward Frenkel says a well-educated public is essential to democra...

- Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Math
Some parents are skipping the bedtime stories and tucking kids in with equations...

- The Simpsons’ Secret? It’s Written by Math Geeks
The secret behind The Simpsons math jokes? A writers’ room full of ex-mathematic...

- Is the Universe Built on Math?
In The Mathematical Universe, physicist Max Tegmark argues that the universe is ...

- Are Math Skills Built In To The Human Brain?
Amazonian villagers with no schooling understand basic geometry as well as math-...