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The Brain on Physics: Study Finds Learning the Subject Activates Regions Not Typically Associated With the Sciences

Eric Brewe, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a May 25 Daily Mail (UK) story about his research that shows how parts of the brain become more active after people learn physics. 

Science on Tap Wants You to Join the Darkside with “Dark Matter Matters”

Christina Love, PhD, an assistant teaching professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a May 29 Geekadelphia post for speaking at the next “Science on Tap” event about dark matter.

Philadelphia Futures Tries to Help Students Soar

David Goldberg, PhD, a professor and associate dean for science research and graduate education in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in stories in the Philadelphia Inquirer and on KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) on Jan. 3 for delivering the keynote address at the Philadelphia Futures conference for high school students. Brandon Medina, an undergraduate student who previously attended the Philadelphia Futures program, was also quoted. The event, which was hosted on Drexel’s campus, was also mentioned in Jan. 3 segments on KYW-TV (CBS-3), WTXF-TV (FOX-29), and WCAU-TV (NBC-10).

Physics Week in Review: January 25, 2014

Dave Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Jan. 27 Scientific American blog post about his interview on Virtually Speaking Science last week.

Dave Goldberg’s Universe in the Rearview Mirror

Dave Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed in a Jan. 24 segment of “Radio Times” on WHYY-FM about his new book, “The Universe in the Rearview Mirror.”

Science on Tap: What’s the matter with the Higgs Boson?

Dave Goldberg, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Jan. 6 Geekadelphia post for being this month’s speaker at the Science on Tap event.

How Science {Writing} Goes Wrong: An Overreaching Critique of the Whole of Science

Dr. Leonard Finegold, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in an October 24 Knight Science Journalism Tracker blog post about replication and statistics used in creating scientific knowledge.

Teleportation

Dr. Dave Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WNYC-FM (New York) August 20 about advances in teleportation.

Drexel Prof. Dave Goldberg sees beauty in symmetry

Dr. Dave Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on WHYY-FM/Newsworks.org on August 1 about symmetry in physics and other ideas in his new book, The Universe in the Rearview Mirror.

FYI: What Would It Feel Like To Travel At Warp Speed?

Dr. David Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an April 10 PopSci.com story on what it would feel like to fly at warp speed.

Higgs Particle in Plain English, and how Stephen Hawking Lost $100

Dr. Dave Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an International Business Times article about his article entitled "Stop calling it 'The God Particle!'"

The Physics of Ray Bradbury's "A Sound of Thunder"

Dr. David Goldberg, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in The Philadelphia Inquirer in a story about the physics of Ray Bradbury’s short story “A Sound of Thunder.