Jim Gates

Jim Gates is a Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is currently exploring computer software codes hidden inside of superstring theory equations. In 2009, Jim was appointed to the Maryland State Board of Education and the U.S. President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, and in 2013 he was a recipient of the National Medal of Science.

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Jim Gates

Go Tell It on the Mountain

by Jim Gates

A physicist climbs many mountains over the course of his career. This story was produced in collaboration with the World Science Festival.

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