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Dr. Henning Haack Colloquium

We are excited to host Dr. Henning Haack from the Maine Mineral & Gem Museum for a colloquium! Henning Haack received his PhD in Geophysics from the University of Copenhagen, and did postdoc work at the Planetary Geosciences division at the University of Hawaii and at the Institute of Physics in Odense.  He has served […]

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Dr. Stetzer and Dr. Bruce earn NSF grant

Dr. MacKenzie Stetzer (Physics and Astronomy) and Dr. Mitchell Bruce (Chemistry) and collaborating PIs and co-PIs from North Dakota State University, Penn State Greater Allegheny, and the University of North Florida have received a five-year, $2M award from the National Science Foundation entitled “Developing, testing, and disseminating reasoning chain construction tools for use in physics […]

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Visiting Author Peter Fiekowsky Discussing New Book

In collaboration with the Climate Change Institute, we are excited to host MIT-educated physicist and engineer Peter Fiekowsky on August 15 in 107 Norman Smith Hall to discuss his recently published book, “Climate Restoration: The Only Future That Will Sustain the Human Race.”   Peter is an MIT-educated physicist and engineer, a serial entrepreneur, a […]

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Shawn Laatsch guest on Maine Calling

Shawn Laatsch, director of the Versant Power Astronomy Center and Maynard Jordan Planetarium, will be the guest on Maine Calling on Tuesday, July 19.   Shawn will be discussing the stunning new images from the James Webb Space Telescope.  If you have any questions about the images or the telescope, be sure to call in […]

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