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Letter to the editor: don’t forget the social sciences

Letter to the editor: don’t forget the social sciences

Contributor

October 8, 2015

While I appreciate the passion and emphasis behind your September 24th editorial (“Time to make science popular”), I’m concerned about its limited conception of what science includes. A focus on “chemistry, biology, physics and astronomy” ignores systematic inquiries in...

Letter to the editor: science will surely drive us into a brighter future

Letter to the editor: science will surely drive us into a brighter future

Contributor

October 6, 2015

I was delighted to see the editorial “Time to make science popular.” Such attention at CSUN is rare. I agree that science needs to be accessible to the public, including to non-science majors at CSUN. We live in an age of science, with extraordinary advances being made almost every day. Yo...

Editorial: a double standard at the expense of science education

Editorial: a double standard at the expense of science education

Contributor

September 23, 2015

Descended from religion and philosophy, science is what has kept societies from suicidal destruction for centuries. The science buildings at CSUN prove our progress and innovation. While the prestigiousness of the chemistry, biology, physics and astronomy fields are rightfully served, a sense of offering...

CSUN’s new celestial astronomy club

CSUN’s new celestial astronomy club

Melisa Fumbarg

November 15, 2014

The members of the CSUN Astronomy Club share a passion for anything and everything celestial and host numerous activities that engage the whole CSUN community, from movie nights to discussions. “I noticed that we had no astronomy club…there was no place for anyone that’s into astronomy to get toget...

World-renowned astrophysicist discusses extraterrestrial life

David Saakyan

October 28, 2010

The topic of extraterrestrial life through bacterial examination was discussed Wednesday afternoon. The Physics department hosted the lecture, which was presented by world-renowned Indian astrophysicist and cosmologist, Dr. Jayant V. Narlikar. The 72-year-old expert on astrophysics and cosmologi...

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