This edition: Why Coltrane is Like Einstein

This edition: Why Coltrane is Like Einstein

Episode Details Original tape date: February 26, 2017. First aired: August 11, 2017. Stephon Alexander, cosmologist and author of The Jazz of Physics, talks math and music, John Coltrane and

Inverse Announces Two Facebook Watch Original Series

Inverse Announces Two Facebook Watch Original Series

NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Inverse, a two-year-old digital media and entertainment company, focused on sparking curiosity, is premiering two new original video series as part of the launch of

The Limit Does Not Exist: Stephon Alexander Has A Big Band Theory

The Limit Does Not Exist: Stephon Alexander Has A Big Band Theory

We head to the ivy halls of Brown University in Episode 31of The Limit Does Not Exist to sit down with physics professor and jazz saxophonist Stephon Alexander. Alexander grew up in New

How Chilling With Brian Eno Changed the Way I Study Physics

How Chilling With Brian Eno Changed the Way I Study Physics

EVERYONE HAD HIS or her favorite drink in hand. There were bubbles and deep reds, and the sound of ice clinking in cocktail glasses underlay the hum of contented chatter.

Tavis Smiley Show: The Physicist Joins us to discuss his recent text The Jazz Of Physics.
NY Times–Your Tuesday Briefing: Hillary Clinton, Tom Brady, Chernobyl

NY Times–Your Tuesday Briefing: Hillary Clinton, Tom Brady, Chernobyl

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • Aiming for sweeps. Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump are looking to take a decisive advantage after today’s elections in Connecticut,

Theoretical Physicist Stephon Alexander; E.E. Just Professor @ Dartmouth College

Theoretical Physicist Stephon Alexander; E.E. Just Professor @ Dartmouth College Popular

Late into my junior year at Haverford College, I realized that my life calling was to be a physicist. My senior year, I applied to Ph.D. programs in physics. My

Cosmic Composition

Cosmic Composition

Keith Alexander was driving home after finishing his shift as a computer technician—one of three jobs the Caribbean immigrant held down—when he noticed a garage sale at a handsome house

Nova: Quantum Contemplations

Nova: Quantum Contemplations Popular

Quantum Contemplations          -by Stephon Alexander When I think about the impact that Einstein’s greatest equation, E = mc2, has on my research, which involves constructing thought