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Learn about black holes, atmospheric phenomena, new materials, quarks and gluons. Investigate such phenomena as the big bang, quantum mechanical paradoxes and superconductivities. Experiment using telescopes, satellites, radar, tokamaks, synchrotron and particle accelerators. Conduct space weather observations and atmospheric ozone monitoring. These opportunities and more are available to you when you choose to major in Physics at the University of Saskatchewan.

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UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY HOURS FOR PUBLIC VIEWING OF APRIL 14 TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE
posted April 7, 2014
The University of Saskatchewan observatory will open for public viewing of the   TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE on the night of Monday, April 14 from 11:45 pm on Mon. April 14 – 1:45 am on...

George Sofko Recalls Eureka Moment in Physics
posted January 29, 2014
George Sofko Recalls Eureka Moment in Physics   by Colleen McPherson In 2010, professor emeritus George Sofko celebrated 50 years in physics at the University of Saskatchewan; he arrived...

ISAS researcher Glenn Hussey to study lower region of ionosphere
posted January 29, 2014
The following article about Glen Hussey, a professor in the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, and his research appeared in The StarPhoenix and The LeaderPost on Jan. 11, 2014. Read the...

U of S researchers awarded NSERC funding
posted January 16, 2014
U of S researchers awarded funding for water, fusion power and sustainable mining projects SASKATOON – Safe drinking water, clean fusion energy and sustainable mining are the goals of...

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