Now streaming | Perimeter Institute

A panel of researchers from Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics will discuss the meaning and implications of LIGO’s announcement regarding the search for gravitational waves. The panel will include Perimeter Director Neil Turok, along with Faculty members Asimina Arvanitaki, Latham Boyle, and Luis Lehner. Science journalist Kate Lunau will moderate the discussion. Watch the live LIGO announcement 10:30am EST here: https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/219/13131 Read “Gravitational Waves Detected, New Era of Cosmology Begins”: https://www.perimeterinstitute.ca/news/gravitational-waves-detected-new-…

Source: Now streaming | Perimeter Institute

SciNews Sunday, February 14, 2016

Zika and birth defects, winter not to blame for depression, using poop and pee for energy, Einstein confirmed, uncharged nucleus, the summer Milky Way and aurora, boy hit by meteorite – just a few of the themes in today’s eclectic collection of SciNews.  Share these stories with your students and get them excited about science.

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