Sidney Perkowitz
Professor of physics emeritus, Emory University, Atlanta

Sidney Perkowitz is professor of physics emeritus at Emory University in Atlanta. His latest books are Universal Foam 2.0 (2015), Frankenstein: How a Monster Became an Icon (2018) and Physics: A Very Short Introduction (forthcoming, July 2019). 

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Future of Technology
Crimes of the future

Predictive policing uses algorithms to analyse data and cut crime. But does it really work, and should it be trusted?

Sidney Perkowitz

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Deep Time
Light dawns

Light travels at around 300,000 km per second. Why not faster? Why not slower? A new theory inches us closer to an answer

Sidney Perkowitz

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Future of Technology
Quantum gravity

The most exciting discovery in physics could come about thanks to telecoms satellites. Is a single theory of reality in sight?

Sidney Perkowitz

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