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Jim Kakalios
Works at University of Minnesota
Attended University of Chicago
Lives in Edina, MN
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Four Quarks for Muster Mark (used to be three quarks - but everything's gone up these days!).

http://io9.com/scientists-detect-a-particle-that-could-be-a-new-form-o-1562312703/all
Physicists working at the Large Hadron Collider have spotted a long sought-after exotic particle that's the strongest evidence yet for a new form of matter called a tetraquark. Here's what the discovery could mean to astrophysics.
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Damn inflation.
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Theoretical physicist in Africa solves the spherical veldt problem!

http://observationdeck.io9.com/and-this-is-why-animals-arent-round-1564640903/1564771155/+spacemika
The Spherical Cow is a physics classic, invoked in every introductory course as a way of simplifying an intractable problem down to something you can actually solve. Now that concept is running, but mostly rolling, through the plains of Africa in this delightful animation.
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Finally!!!
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Countless children, and more than a few adults, have played with toy versions of Spider-Man’s web-shooters, the kind that shoot water or Silly String or short strips of nylon rope. However, it’s never quite like the “actual” thing, or so I’m guessing (come on, in some cases you’re essentially strapping a squirt gun to your …
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I have enough trouble juggling ONE ball!  

Juggler Alexander Koblikov
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  • University of Minnesota
    Physics Professor, present
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  • University of Chicago
    Physics, 1979 - 1985
  • City College of New York
    Physics, 1975 - 1979
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