Lisa Randall

Nov. 29, 2013

At STREB Action Lab, Dance and Physics Collide

Choreographer and gravity-junkie Elizabeth Streb pushes the boundaries of physics—with dance.

lisa randall, dance, physics, forces, choreography, elizabeth streb, streb action lab

Aug. 10, 2012

Amidst Rocky Peaks, Physicists Ponder the Universe

The Aspen Center for Physics, a mountain retreat for theoretical physicists, turns 50 this year.

physics, cosmology, astrophysics, higgs boson, extra dimensions, string theory

Sep. 30, 2011

Physicist Lisa Randall On Cosmology And The LHC

The Harvard physicist discusses her latest book, Knocking On Heaven’s Door.

space time physics cosmology

Mar. 20, 2009

Physicist Lisa Randall on Space, Time, and Hidden Dimensions

Do hidden dimensions exist in our universe -- or just in science fiction? We'll talk cosmic mysteries with physicist Lisa Randall.

space, cosmology, dimensions, physics

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