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Women in Research at #LINO19: Laura Pereira Sánchez from Spain

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research at #LINO19: Laura Pereira Sánchez from Spain

#LINO19 Lindau Alumna Laura Pereira Sánchez from Spain talks about her career path, her favourite projects and more in this interview with Ulrike Böhm.

Agora Talk mit Martinus Veltman: Unendlichkeiten verstecken

Ben Skuse

Agora Talk mit Martinus Veltman: Unendlichkeiten verstecken

20 Jahre nach seinem Nobelpreis für Physik nimmt Martinus Veltman die #LINO19 Teilnehmer mit auf eine Reise in die Vergangenheit der Teilchenphysik.

Agora Talk with Martinus Veltman: Hiding Infinities

Ben Skuse

Agora Talk with Martinus Veltman: Hiding Infinities

Celebrating 20 years since his Nobel Prize in Physics, Martinus Veltman takes #LINO19 participants on a journey into particle physics’ past.

Women in Research at #LINO19: Savanna Starko from the USA

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research at #LINO19: Savanna Starko from the USA

#LINO19 young scientist Savanna Starko interviewed by Ulrike Böhm about her career path, her passion for science, her struggles and successes.

A Beautiful Quest: The Search for a Unified Theory

Jalees Rehman

A Beautiful Quest: The Search for a Unified Theory

Is the search for a "Theory of Everything" still worth its while or has it turned into a quixotic quest ultimately doing more harm than good?Is the search for a "Theory of Everything" still worth its while or has it turned into a quixotic quest ultimately doing more harm than good?

#LiNo16’s Young Scientists: The American Delegation

Meeri Kim

#LiNo16’s Young Scientists: The American Delegation

A quick look at a few of the 38 U.S. young scientists selected to go overseas for the 66th Lindau Nobel Meeting. A quick look at a few of the 38 U.S. young scientists selected to go overseas for the 66th Lindau Nobel Meeting.

2015 Nobel Prize in Physics: Changeable ‘ghost particles’

Stephanie Hanel

2015 Nobel Prize in Physics: Changeable ‘ghost particles’

The Japanese Takaaki Kajita and the Canadian Arthur B. McDonald share the Nobel Prize for the discovery of neutrino oscillation.The Japanese Takaaki Kajita and the Canadian Arthur B. McDonald share the Nobel Prize for the discovery of neutrino oscillation.

Juan García-Bellido

Particle physics Nobel laureates are prepared to receive the Higgs in Lindau

Five minutes before the morning session we see three Nobel laureates – Tini Veltman, Carlo Rubbia and David Gross – moving around eachother next to the stand, preparing their laptops for the presentations, later displayed on the huge screens of Lindau Auditorium. Rubbia seems angry with the others because they are using his Mac connector. […]

Alexander Bastidas Fry

Prospects for the Higgs Boson Discovery

Tomorrow physicists working at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will make an announcement and while we don’t know exactly what the will announce there is good reason to speculate it will be the discovery of the Higgs boson. The Higgs boson is a particle which mediates the interaction of all matter with the Higgs field […]