From the beginning of civilization, curious people have attempted to reduce our world to its simplest components. This search led scientists to discover the electron and culminated in the recent detection of the Higgs boson. Our current model of the
Again this year, the University of Arizona College of Science sponsored a series of evening lectures aimed at improving the general public’s understanding of some of the newest concepts in scientific thinking. This year’s theme was Rethinking Reality, where five
We all know the universe is big. But how do we know? That will be the topic of the lecture to be given by Desika Narayanan, astronomer at the Steward Observatory.