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Waterloo Global Science Initiative Release a New Blueprint for 21st Century Education

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.
4/16/2014 12:00 PM EDT

Young Faculty Honoured With Early Researcher Awards

Four Perimeter Institute faculty have received Early Researcher Awards from the Ontario government.
4/4/2014 1:30 PM EDT

Waiter, There's a Black Hole in My Condensed Matter...

Physicists are using surprising ideas and mathematical tools originating in string theory to guide research into strange materials that are cropping up in condensed matter laboratories.
3/24/2014 6:00 PM EDT

A Eureka Moment in Superconducting for Waterloo and Harvard Physicists

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A team of physicists from Perimeter Institute, the University of Waterloo, and Harvard has reached a key milestone in the pursuit of next-generation superconductors.
3/20/2014 1:00 PM EDT

The Natural Inspiration of Mathematics

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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.
2/18/2014 10:40 AM EST

Laser Focus on Limitless Energy at Perimeter Institute Public Lecture on February 5

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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.
1/15/2014 9:15 AM EST

Spelunking into Earth’s Most Extreme Environments at December 4 Perimeter Institute Public Lecture

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On Wednesday, December 4, 2013, as part of Perimeter Institute’s Public Lecture Series presented by Sun Life Financial, join Dr. Penelope Boston on a spelunking adventure into Earth’s most extreme underground environments for a glimpse at...
11/27/2013 8:00 AM EST

Perimeter Institute and Krembil Foundation Partner to Recruit World-Leading Scientists

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics announces a multimillion-dollar partnership with the Krembil Foundation to establish prestigious research chairs for two of the world’s top young theoretical physicists.
11/16/2013 12:00 AM EST

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Generational Waves: Young Physicists on the Big Questions that Drive their Scientific Journeys, Live from Perimeter Institute

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.
3/25/2014 6:00 AM EDT

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