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Scientific American 's Steve Mirsky writes about The Universe Speaks in Numbers symposium at IAS, inspired by frequent Director's Visitor Graham Farmelo 's new book by the same title. On the topic explored in the symposium and book –...
Where does Clay Cordova , Long-term Member in the School of Natural Sciences since 2015, go to think? "The Institute for Advanced Study has an afternoon tea time, where he grabs a coffee and a cookie and heads out to a nearby pond to...
Student sit-in in Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1960
"Walzer is acutely aware that will and competency alone are not enough to lead to success. In Political Action he preaches a gospel of realism—if you don’t win, try a different approach (like moving into electoral politics) or disband your effort and save your energies...
In 2012, Hao Huang , Member (2012–13) and Visitor (2013­–14) in the School of Mathematics, first learned about the sensitivity conjecture over lunch at the Institute from Michael Saks , a Visitor (2005­–06) in the School. Speaking with Quanta Magazine ’s...