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Origins of the Christmas Star are a scientific mystery

12/19/2016

Astronomy Professor Caroline Simpson provides scientific insight into what may explain the Christmas Star phenomenon.

Yesim Darici receives the 2016 In the Company of Women Award

11/23/2016

Physics professor and CWGS director Yesim Darici will receive the Science & Technology Award at the 29th Annual In the Company of Women Awards ceremony and reception on March 8, 2017, at the Coral Gables Country Club. Congratulations!

Look up tonight, supermoon on the rise

11/14/2016

As the moon reaches full phase Monday, Nov. 14, it will be the closest it’s been to Earth since 1948. There will not be another supermoon like this until 2034.

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Cosmology with Independently Varying Neutrino Temperature and Number

02/10/2017 01:30 PM

Dr. Richard Galvez, FIU Physics alumnus

Understanding the Glue that binds us All: The Next QCD Frontier

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DERIVATION OF NEWTONS’ LAW OF GRAVITY FROM BASIC AXIOMS ABOUT SPACE

02/24/2017 01:30 PM

Dr. Alagar Ramanujam, FORMER PROFESSOR OF PHYSICS, NGM. COLLEGE, POLLACHI, COIMBATORE (INDIA)

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