The University of Alberta Observatory will be open to the public to view the partial solar eclipse on Thursday, October 23, 2014.
The University of Alberta’s Jeanette Gladstone, a world-leading astrophysics researcher, weighs in on the surprising discovery of the brightest pulsar ever recorded.
University of Alberta researchers have combined physics and biological sciences knowledge to understand disordered proteins.
Students in the University of Alberta’s graduate program in geophysics studies brought home four awards from this year’s GeoConvention in Calgary, Alberta.
Physics grad student Ross Lockwood returns to Earth and talks about life after Mars.
Black Hole Burps
Why do black holes “burp” up high energy particles? University of Alberta observational astronomer Gregory Sivakoff is investigating.
Hear Gregory Sivakoff on CBC Radio’s Quirks and Quarks (pop up player) or use this link to download an mp3.
University of Alberta geophysicst Martyn Unsworth talks about the international Helmholtz-Alberta initiative that is investigating how geothermal energy could reduce the impact of the oilsands industry.
James Pinfold explains the University of Alberta-led physics experiment at CERN which could dramatically change our concepts of basic physics and lead to future technologies that right now only exist in science fiction.
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