Join us as more than 6000 students and teachers celebrate the 25th year of USU Physics Day at Lagoon on Friday, May 16, 2014 at Lagoon Amusement Park in Farmington, Utah. Be part of ~125,000 students and teachers that have helped “Put the ‘SIC’ in phySICS” at Lagoon over the last twenty-five years.
Apr 16, 2014
Apr 7, 2014
The USU chapter of the Society of Physics Students confirmed and “busted” some popular myths at its annual MythBusters event.
Apr 4, 2014
Physics PhD student Negale, whose academic journey includes selection as a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow in 2013, is chronicled in the spring 2014 issue of Winds of Change, the journal of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society.
Mar 29, 2014
Utah State University undergraduate physics major Rachel Nydegger is a 2014 Goldwater Scholar and physics major David Griffin received honorable mention in a prestigious national competition that recognizes outstanding achievements in science and mathematics.
Mar 28, 2014
With a variety of equipment salvaged by his thrifty faculty mentor, Utah State University physics student Ben Pound is conducting a breakthrough research project using carbon nanotubes.
Mar 21, 2014
All are invited to view spring’s night sky as the Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, March 28, from 8:30-10:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Mar 4, 2014
American Physics Society Statement on Climate Change
Feb 12, 2014
Travel to the edge of space with Utah State University physicist Mike Taylor as he presents "Chasing the Northern Lights, Sprites and Other Mysteries of the Night Sky." Friday, February 21, 7 p.m., Eccles Science Learning Center.
Jan 31, 2014
Rocks floated, eggs showed their super strength, balloons exploded and electricity flew at the “What’s Cool About Physics?” demo show presented by Physics Department laboratory supervisor James Coburn.
Jan 27, 2014
The recent type Ia supernova can be seen by the USU observatory. This image was taken by by James Coburn. Read more about this supernova at http://www.nature.com/news/supernova-erupts-in-nearby-galaxy-1.14579