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Jason Morgan developed the theory of plate tectonics in 1967 while working among a critical mass of talented geophysicists at Princeton University.
The physicist and curios collector hopes to reveal the hidden structure lurking in the subatomic world.
The pot-stirring string theorist and quantum gravity theorist never sits still for long.
The theoretical computer scientist behind the influential Unique Games Conjecture delights in the wonders of New York’s Washington Square Park, where he ponders the impossible.
One of the world’s preeminent theoretical physicists seeks a quiet place to think.
The two physicists who introduced Peccei-Quinn symmetry came up with their idea on and around Stanford University’s campus 40 years ago.
The physicist who designed the LIGO experiment that detected gravitational waves still holes up in a small basement lab surrounded by electronics and optical instruments.