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…

BU SkyZone Trip

γ γ γ γ γ γ Here’s a very exciting announcement! This Friday at the usual time and place – 5:00pm in SCI352 –  Photon will be hosting Wave Day, a wacky exposition of wave phenomena via games,…

Grad School Panel

On Friday, March 28th, Photon will host a panel session all about preparing for post-graduation. It is aimed at undergraduates (freshmen, sophomores, and juniors) in physics and the physical sciences who are interested in receiving post-graduate…

XXVI International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics

Hello everyone. If you are still in Boston around June 2nd to the 7th, you should consider coming to the XXVI International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics (especially if you live in Massachusetts for goodness…

Is it plasma?!

Dear Photon Readership, As usual, Photon will be meeting at 5:00pm  *tomorrow*, Friday 2/21, at 5:00pm. We will be investigating a strange phenomenon that occurs when placing certain arrangements of fruits in the microwave; for instance, if…

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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…

Is it plasma?!

Dear Photon Readership, As usual, Photon will be meeting at 5:00pm  *tomorrow*, Friday 2/21, at 5:00pm. We will be investigating a strange phenomenon that occurs when placing certain arrangements of fruits in the microwave; for instance, if…