Topic: environment

Researchers recently found that electron movements on topological insulators are similar to waves in water and air near the equator, like in the El Niño Southern Oscillation in the equatorial region of the Pacific Ocean.

News, Science & Research

Physics equations model waves moving along equator

October 25, 2017 0 comments

Professor of Physics Brad Marston contemplated the deflection of waves at the earth’s equator and the ways magnetic fields influence charged particles.

Students and faculty at Wednesday evening’s glass casting demonstration make their own miniature volcanoes during the “What Fire Does” series.

News, Science & Research

Event series explores fire in landscapes, history, art

April 25, 2017 0 comments

The nature of fire may be a surprise, said Stephen Pyne, author of books detailing fire’s history in the evolution of our planet and the United States.

Arts & Culture

re|ACT symposium kicks off Brown Arts Initiative

March 7, 2017 0 comments

Last weekend marked a historic time for the University’s arts community: the launch of the Brown Arts Initiative.

Op-eds, Opinions

Murage ’17: From jewelry to extinction

February 27, 2017 0 comments

Four semesters ago, I vowed to my roommate that I would take a bullet to save any elephant from poaching.