women in STEM

Field Notes: GM at MANH(A)TTAN Screening

The eminent cosmologist Sean Carroll once said, “In physics, if you haven’t contributed anything by the time you’re 50, you’re through. In acting, you only get better with age.” Indeed, acting is a discipline where the master practitioners continue to evolve and deepen as time passes, and, like physics, it’s a field where upstart crows look to those more experienced for guidance …

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LIVE WEBINARS – Emmy Noether and The Genesis & Renaissance of GR

Scirens.com is proud to partner with Perimeter Institute for two live webcasts on June 22nd and 23rd at 8 PM EDT: Emmy Noether: Her life, work, and influence (Monday) and The Genesis and Renaissance of General Relativity (Tuesday). These free public lectures are part of the Convergence–Perimeter’s first-ever alumni reunion and a new kind of physics conference providing a …

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The Scirens & Cara Santa Maria

It’s official: all of the Scirens have had the pleasure of talking nerdy with our friend Cara Santa Maria. If you haven’t listened to all the episodes, they’re posted below. Thanks, Cara, for the intellectual stimulation and the laughs!! [one-half-first] [/one-half-first][one-half] [/one-half]