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…

Physics of Cancer Evolution

Hi everyone! If you’re looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day, or would like to relax with pizza, friends, and science before your festivities, then come to Photonon Friday 5:00pm, in SCI 352!. Professor…

Welcome back!!!

Hello everyone, welcome back to BU! Hopefully your winter breaks were excellent and you are ready for all your classes and everything the spring may hold in store. Our first meeting of the new semester…

MAVEN Launch

Be sure to tune in to watch the launch of the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) on Monday at 1:28 Eastern Standard Time. Find more information including the countdown clock below: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/maven/main/ http://lasp.colorado.edu/home/maven/

Pumpkin Drop 2013

Happy Halloween everyone!! We hope you enjoyed last Thursday’s epic clash between gourd and pavement. We will have pictures of the event posted soon.

First Photon Meeting of the Year!

Our first Photon meeting of the new year will be on September 13, 2013, taking place at ***6:00PM in SCI 352***. This is a great opportunity for people interested in physics, especially incoming freshmen, to…

Photon News

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…

MAVEN Launch

Be sure to tune in to watch the launch of the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) on Monday at 1:28 Eastern Standard Time. Find more information including the countdown clock below: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/maven/main/ http://lasp.colorado.edu/home/maven/