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A roadmap for deepening understanding of a universal puzzling process

Physicist Hantao Ji with figures from magnetic reconnection paper. Credit: Elle Starkman/PPPL Office of Communications; collage by Kiran Sudarsanan. A puzzling process called magnetic reconnection triggers explosive phenomena throughout the universe, creating solar flares and space storms that can take down mobile phone service and… Read More »A roadmap for deepening understanding of a universal puzzling process

Great minds: Debbie Ngarewa-Packer – reconnecting to our roots can help us grow into the best we can be

NZME’s Great Minds project will examine the state of our nation’s mental health and explore the growing impact mental health and anxiety has on Kiwis while searching for ways to improve it. Video / NZ Herald The last column I wrote on mental health was… Read More »Great minds: Debbie Ngarewa-Packer – reconnecting to our roots can help us grow into the best we can be

Hybrid Alumni Week festivities highlight Slug ingenuity, camaraderie, and social consciousness

Drones soared in the sky, familiar places and faces were rediscovered, cocktail glasses clinked, and old friendships were renewed during the hybrid Alumni Week 2022 festivities, which blended analog fun with virtual symposiums. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the previous two editions of Alumni Week… Read More »Hybrid Alumni Week festivities highlight Slug ingenuity, camaraderie, and social consciousness