January 15, 2015
Ágnes Mócsy, a theoretical physicist and tenured associate professor at Pratt Institute, one of the world’s prestigious art and design universities, hopes to convey the sense of awe she experienced as a grad student working on research at RHIC.
January 07, 2015
Brookhaven Lab welcomes its first participant to the National Science Foundation AGEP-T FRAME program — postdoc Paulo Castillo. Castillo is conducting atmospheric research under the direction of Lab researcher Art Sedlacek in the Environment, Biology, Nuclear Science and Nonproliferation Directorate.
December 10, 2014
Scientists and engineers building beamlines for NSLS-II use a 3D printer to test their ideas before committing to final designs. Brookhaven Lab also introduces 3D printing to teachers and students, encouraging interest in STEM — science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
October 17, 2014
“A Day in the Life of the Peconic Estuary” was the second of three days of field study that introduced nearly 2,000 students to techniques used to study water and other environmental issues on three of Long Island’s four major river systems.
September 30, 2014
Nearly four thousand miles east of the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) at Brookhaven Lab, 56 students and 36 scientists gathered in the sub-Saharan nation of Senegal to talk physics at the 2014 African School of Fundamental Physics and its Applications last month.
February 27, 2014
One hundred students representing 13 middle schools from Long Island will participate in a Regional Science Bowl competition, which consists of two exciting contests: a fast-paced question-and-answer tournament designed to test students' knowledge in general, life, energy, earth and space sciences and mathematics and a lithium-ion battery-powered car competition that challenges students to design, build, and race model cars.
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Upton, NY 11973-5000
Phone: (631) 344-4000