Jamie Zvirzdin researches ultrahigh-energy cosmic rays for the University of Utah and teaches in the Science Writing master’s program at Johns Hopkins University. She previously taught astronomy at the American University of Managua and the Pierre and Marie Curie School in Nicaragua.
6 Ways to Calculate a Universe in Flux
1. Arithmetic. Children learn early to call chaos to order, to safety-pin themselves to the cloth of the cosmos. I watch my two-year-old son, Max, develop this survival skill… Continue reading