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Matias Zaldarriaga stands with the entrance sign at the Institute for Advanced Study
Writing for Clarín VIVA , Paula Lugones profiles Matias Zaldarriaga , Professor in the School of Natural Sciences. The two discuss how Zaldarriaga became interested in astronomy and physics, current investigations into the Big Bang, and the future of basic research in Zaldarriaga’s native...
Professor Francesca Trivellato leads a seminar on Early Modern European history at IAS
“I do not believe I have ever read a nonfiction book, let alone a history book, that reads part history, part mystery . Yet, Francesca Trivellato pulls it off magnificently in her highly learned book, The Promise and Peril of Credit .” In the Journal...
Portrait of Alondra Nelson with New Yorker Radio Hour Logo
Affirmative consent is a rule on many college campuses, and some states have made it a legal standard in defining sexual assault. Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, joins The New Yorker's Joshua Rothman to explore...
"Time is a way of keeping track of things, of making order. You can be on time; you can allot the right amount of time; you can time events to be synchronous, or to avoid overlap. This kind of time does not appear in Moby...