MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center Tour

Today, Photon went to tour MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center with former BU physics student Zach Hartwig. Zach gave a presentation on the physics of fusion reactors, and then we toured the reactor facility.…

AIA-MOS Archaeology Fair, Day 2

Photon returned to the MOS today for the Archaeology Fair!

AIA-MOS Fair, Day 1

Today was the first day of the AIA-MOS Archaeology Day Fair. Today we saw a large amount of school groups come through. Our table saw several groups stop by to discuss Archaeology in the Stars.…

9th Annual AIA-MOS Archaeology Day Fair

Hey Photon readers! With the new year getting started, it’s time to start preparing for our first Outreach Project. The Archaeological Institute of America and the Museum of Science are hosting their 9th annual Archaeology…

APS Meeting

The Spring Regional Meeting of the New England Section of the American Physical Society will take place at Boston University on April 24th and 25th. The meeting includes several guest speakers and presentations. If you’re…

Outreach: Spectroscopy Workshop

On Thursday, December 11 we had a number of students from Boston Day & Evening Academy join us for a spectroscopy workshop. The students were partaking in a month-long, intensive unit on the “Birth and…

Traveling Demo Show: First Outing to BGA

Hello Photon-goers! This Monday, November 3, we will be bringing a collection of fun and exciting demos to Boston Green Academy in Brighton in order to spread passion for the physical sciences with high school…

International Archaeology Day Outreach

Come join us on Saturday, October 18 at the Boston Museum of Science for International Archaeology Day! Photon will be hosting a booth to explain the physics behind archaeology! Details available here.

Kickoff Barbecue

Thanks to all who came down to our kickoff barbecue! It was a great time filled with delicious food and fun sports!

SPS Picnic

Dear Photon, As many of you have heard, BU has met up with Northeastern University SPS and we’ve planned the SPS Field Day! Join us for a picnic and a ton of springtime games. Food…

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