Ancient Egyptians were an archaeologist’s dream. They left behind intricate coffins, massive pyramids and gorgeous hieroglyphs, the pictorial writing code cracked in 1799. Egyptians recorded tales of royalty and gods. They jotted down life’s miscellanies, too, as humdrum as beer recipes and doctor’s notes. But there was one persistent hole in ancient Egyptian […]

EAIFR has mainly hired theoretical physicists and held workshops in that area, such as on the theory of crystal defects and dark matter. Why is that? We modelled EAIFR very much after our partner institute, the International Center for Theoretical Physics in Italy. But another thing I can say, from […]