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Sounds to Astound

Sounds to Astound

Sound can be sensational. BYU’s student chapter of the Acoustical Society of America is once again hosting its annual Sounds to Astound event to demonstrate the depth of physics and sound. Sounds to Astound shows will be presented to audiences by BYU students using...
BYU-Created Mini Tool has Massive Potential

BYU-Created Mini Tool has Massive Potential

BYU researchers have created a miniaturized, portable version of a tool now capable of analyzing Mars’ atmosphere — and that’s just one of its myriad possible uses. For decades mass spectrometers have offered a relatively fast and highly sensitive way to analyze and...
Astrofest Brings Children to the Stars

Astrofest Brings Children to the Stars

Astronomical processes and changes occur slowly on a timescale of years, decades, and millennia. That was not the case at BYU’s fast-moving Astrofest, the annual Department of Physics and Astronomy event that brings elementary school children to the stars for an afternoon.

Wanted: Female Physicists

Wanted: Female Physicists

Durfee is the organizer of the BYU GALs (Girls and Light) Program—an annual event held on BYU campus that introduces girls to the physics behind light and electronics.