The Institute for Advanced Study will launch the new “History of Science” lecture series beginning on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Lectures are free and open to the public and begin at 5:00 p.m. in West Building Lecture Hall. Curated by Myles W....
The Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance of the Islamic Republic of Iran has awarded Maurice Alex Pomerantz , Member (2015–16) in the School of Historical Studies, its World Award for Book of the Year in recognition of Licit Magic: The Life and Letters...
Cancers most commonly arise because of a series of two to five mutations in different genes that combine to cause a tumor. Evidence from a growing number of experiments focused on truncal mutations—the first mutations in a given sequence—suggests a new direction in understanding the...
Sir Michael Atiyah , a former Professor and Member at the Institute for Advanced Study, passed away on the morning of January 11, at the age of 89. As one of the world’s most revered mathematicians, Atiyah produced work that has served as an...