A crisis looms over the scientific enterprise. Not a day passes without news of retractions, failed replications, fraudulent peer reviews, or misinformed science-based policies. The social implications are enormous, yet this crisis has remained largely uncharted until now.
In Science on the Verge, luminaries in the field of post-normal science and scientific governance focus attention on...
Wednesday, 11 October, 2017 - 18:00
Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC), initiated in 2010 as a R&D project, became an international cooperative on August 1, 2015. The University of Virginia serves as the host for the Cooperative. The National Endowment for the Humanities (2010-2012), the Institute for Museum and Library Services (2011-2013), and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (2012-2019) have provided...
Main Auditorium (Room 500)
Monday, 11 September, 2017 - 16:00
The CERN Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication will be held at University of Geneva in June 21st-23rd 2017.
University of Geneva - UniMail
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, 23 June, 2017 - 14:30
Rafelski presents Special Relativity in a language deemed accessible to students without any topical preparation - avoiding the burden of geometry, tensor calculus, and space-time symmetries – and yet advancing in highly contemporary context all the way to research frontiers. Special Relativity is presented such that nothing remains a paradox or just apparent, but rather is explained. A text of...
Thursday, 15 June, 2017 - 16:00
The abstract will be available soon.
The talk will take place on Monday 12 June at 1600 in the Main Auditorium (Room 500). The talk is part of the series of "Library Science Talks", jointly organized by the Zentralbibliothek Zurich, CERN and the Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists (AILIS).
Main Auditorium (Room 500)
Monday, 12 June, 2017 - 16:00
La mécanique quantique, la cosmologie et la physique des particules fascinent, mais comment ne pas se sentir écrasé sous les montagnes de signes cabalistiques qu'elles manipulent ? Tout simplement en y regardant d'un peu plus près! répond l'auteur, l'un des artisans du LHC, le gigantesque accélérateur du Cern : les équations de la physique sont autant de portes d'entrée pour percer les secrets de...
Tuesday, 9 May, 2017 - 16:00
Monday, 8 May, 2017 - 16:00 to 17:00
Monday, 27 March, 2017 - 16:00 to 17:00
Bookshop stand at Voxxed Days CERN.
Saturday, 25 February, 2017 - 08:00 to 18:30
The Library is also going to be closed during the CERN annual closure from Thursday, 22 December 2016 to Wednesday, 4 January 2017.
Wednesday, 21 December, 2016 - 19:00 to Thursday, 5 January, 2017 - 08:30