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Wednesday Jul 30, 2014

On August 5, join longtime Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute Director Jill Tarter for an exploration of the program’s past and future as it seeks to answer the question: are we alone?

Thursday Jul 03, 2014

Perimeter Institute researchers highlight the potential use of graphene in future quantum information technologies.

Thursday May 29, 2014

On June 4, join Dr. S. James Gates Jr. on a journey down the path that links one of the most challenging concepts in theoretical physics to the works of Austrian composer Arnold Schoenberg.

Tuesday Apr 22, 2014

Join Dr. Gianfranco Bertone at the May 7 Perimeter Public Lecture as he dives into one of the most pressing challenges in modern science – identifying the nature of dark matter.

Wednesday Apr 16, 2014

The Waterloo Global Science Initiative has released the Equinox Blueprint: Learning 2030, a vision for redesigning high school education to best prepare students for the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century.

Friday Apr 04, 2014

Four Perimeter Institute faculty have received Early Researcher Awards from the Ontario government.

 

Tuesday Mar 25, 2014

Join Kate Lunau of Maclean’s magazine in conversation with some of the science community’s emerging talent, as they share youthful perspectives on pursuing theoretical physics and investigating the big questions of our time.   

Tuesday Feb 18, 2014

Join Dr. Robbert Dijkgraaf at the March 5 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture to explore how ideas from quantum physics are putting modern mathematical ideas in a natural context.

Wednesday Jan 15, 2014

Join Dr. Edward Moses at the February 5 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture to explore how the world`s most energetic laser system, the National Ignition Facility, is honing in on a virtually inexhaustible energy supply. 

Wednesday Nov 27, 2013

Join Dr. Penelope Boston at the December 4th Perimeter Institute Public Lecture for a spelunking adventure into Earth’s most extreme underground environments for a glimpse at distant worlds and life forms that may inhabit them.

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