“What better laboratory to entice young people than an amusement park?” says J.R. Dennison, USU physics professor and a founder of the popular event.
May 17, 2013
Apr 15, 2013
This Friday, join USU's Society of Physics Students for "Mythbusters" at 7 pm in the Eccles Science Learning Center Emert Auditorium for an evening of physics phun! The gathering is FREE and family friendly. At 8:30 pm, enjoy a public night at the USU Observatory on top of the SER building's ...Click here for more
Apr 5, 2013
Two Utah State University Physics students are honored as 2013 Goldwater Scholars in a prestigious national competition that recognizes outstanding undergraduate achievements in science and mathematics.
Mar 5, 2013
Jonathan Pugmire spent 20 days in January in Antarctica, studying gravity waves with a team of scientists from Utah State University, where he is now pursuing his Ph.D. in atmospheric physics.
Feb 8, 2013
Utah State University physics student Rachel Nydegger is investigating pollution of another kind...
Feb 3, 2013
If you leapt into space without the benefit of a spacesuit, things would get ugly fast...
Jan 29, 2013
Jeff Hazboun, USU physicist, extreme kayaker and wildlife conservationist, presents “Explore to Conserve: A Russian Adventure”
'Ride along’ on a kayaking adventure through Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula at Utah State University’s Science Unwrapped Friday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in the Emert Auditorium (Room 130) of the Eccles Science Learning Center. Hosted by USU’s College of Science, his talk is free and open to all ages.
Nov 30, 2012
The Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, Dec. 7, from 7-9 p.m. Admission is free.
Nov 8, 2012
What makes an airplane fly? What keeps a heavy battleship afloat? How do you tell the difference between a hydrogen balloon and a helium balloon? Learn the answers to these questions and more at the USU Physics Department's fifth annual November Demonstration Show on Friday, November 16th! This ...Click here for more
Nov 5, 2012
The Utah State University Observatory opens its doors to the public Friday, Nov. 9, from 8-10 p.m. Admission is free. http://www.physics.usu.edu/observatory/Site/index.html