Freeman Dyson at IAS
“As an eternal graduate student, a ‘rebel’ in his own words, Dyson was unafraid to question everything and everybody. It is not surprising that his young colleagues inspired him the most. Not only was Dyson perfectly happy to be friends with people who disagreed with...
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Writing for Bibliotheksmagazin , the magazine of the Berlin State Library, Christoph Rauch covers the digital conversion of the library's extensive manuscript collection taking place as part of the Zaydi Manuscript Tradition (ZMT) project, headed by Sabine Schmidtke , Professor in the School of...
Dear members of the IAS community, Even as we all have been deeply affected by shutdowns due to the Covid-19 outbreak this spring, we also have been witnessing and experiencing profoundly disturbing incidents highlighting an interrelated and equally alarming crisis: ongoing, systematized, and institutionalized racism...
Researchers have long sought to understand the origins of life on Earth. A new study conducted by scientists at the Institute for Advanced Study, the Earth-Life Science Institute (ELSI), and the University of New South Wales, among other participating institutions, marks an important step forward...