Monthly Archives: December 2012

Periodic Tables: Durham’s Science Cafe, December 11th

The Higgs Boson, Dark Matter and all that: Revolutionizing the Laws of the Universe with the LHC Why is the existence of the Higgs boson so important for our understanding of nature? And how does it affect the entire observable … Continue reading

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Carolina Science Cafe, Dec. 6: Predicting Asteroid Strikes

What’s the likelihood that Apophis — or another near-Earth asteroid — could collide with Earth? Join Morehead Planetarium and Science Center at our next Carolina Science Cafe to discuss the science of predicting asteroid strikes. Dr. Chris Clemens, head of … Continue reading

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