Congratulations to graduate student Jennifer Nielsen for winning the Foundational Questions Institute $1000 prize for student essays on the foundational physics topic of "It from Bit or Bit from It" for her essay "Is Bit It?" FQXI is an organization/think tank headed up by Max Tegmark with members such as Stephen Hawking and Roger Penrose and is dedicated to encouraging exploration of foundational physics topics.
Paper of the Week
Search for dark matter in events with a leptoquark and missing transverse momentum in proton-proton collisions at 13 TeV
A.Al-bataineh, P.Baringer, A.Bean, S.Boren, J.Bowen, A.Bylinkin, J.Castle, S.Khali, lA.Kropivnitskaya, D.Majumder, W.Mcbrayer, M.Murray, C.Rogan, S.Sanders, E.Schmitz, J.D.Tapia Takaki, Q.Wang & CMS Collaboration
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