Games and Videos

Perimeter researchers never stopped playing or asking questions. That’s what made them world leaders in physics. Curiosity is one of the greatest assets a scientist can have, and you can share the fun by exploring these games, videos, and more from Perimeter Outreach. Together, we can learn, wonder, and ask questions of leading researchers, and develop new ways of understanding reality.

Video GameS

The mystery of Dark Matter

Galaxies do not seem to have enough mass for stars to orbit at their observed speeds. They should be flying apart, but they don't. Take this challenge and add stars, planets, and black holes to a galaxy and learn how it changes. | play |



Are you ready to question reality? Join Alice & Bob in this series of 60-second animated adventures as they wander, and wonder, about the world around us. Sometimes the simplest questions lead us to the most profound insights. Be forewarned - these episodes may turn some of your ideas of reality upside down! | watch |


What makes a scientist tick? What advice do they offer today's students? These short video interviews with leading researchers from around the world give you a glimpse inside the world of a scientist. | watch |


Major breakthroughs in theoretical physics are often marked by unifications in our understanding, either of the forces of nature or of our conceptual frameworks – our paradigms. Historically, each of these unifications has led to profound benefits for humanity, as we absorb its ramifications and discover creative ways to apply our new-found understanding. Explore the six most powerful ideas in physics history through this multimedia experience. | watch |


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