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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...
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...
Scientists are working to decipher and harness the power of quantum mechanics, but the strange nature of entanglement and other quantum phenomena continues to confound researchers, posing new and mystifying questions. On January 9, 2019, PBS aired “Einstein’s Quantum Riddle,” now available online, featuring Institute Director and Leon Levy Professor Robbert Dijkgraaf , who provides audiences with a deeper understanding of nature’s quantum language.