Perimeter Institute and Canada’s National Research Council have created a pair of postdoctoral fellowships for exceptional emerging radio astronomers.

Kendrick Smith

Perimeter cosmologist Kendrick Smith shares science’s richest prize as the WMAP experiment wins the 2018 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics.


Canadian Telescope to Chime in on Evolution of the Universe

Perimeter researcher Kendrick Smith is part of a cross-Canadian team that will get an unprecedented glimpse at a hidden epoch of the universe thanks to the new CHIME telescope.

Three Perimeter researchers have received Early Researcher Awards from the Ontario government.


Science for All

Highlights from Perimeter's 2014/15 Public Lecture Season.

Example of a dynamical crystal

Latham Boyle wanted to enhance a proposed gravitational wave detector. Instead, he and Kendrick Smith may have stumbled upon a new type of crystal.


New research has overturned a widely publicized claim about the beginnings of the universe.


Three members of Perimeter Institute’s faculty have been awarded Discovery Grants as part of the recent round of funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).


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