Quanta: Why I’m Hosting The Joy of x Podcast

External Professor Steve Strogatz explains why he wanted to share intimate conversations with leading researchers from diverse fields in his new Quanta Magazine podcast.

Santa Fe Reporter: Morning Word

Highlighting an SFI animated explainer on Complexity Postdoctoral Fellow Artemy Kolchinsky's new research.

The Conversation: What a bundle of buzzing bees can teach engineers about robotic materials

External Professor Orit Peleg writes an article about her work to understand how honeybee swarms can inform the world of robotics materials. 

Big Think: There is no dark matter. Instead, information has mass, physicist says

This article gives a shout-out to SFI, where information theory proponent John Archibald Wheeler announced, in 1989, "that everything, from particles to forces to the fabric of spacetime itself '… derives its function, its meaning, its very existence entirely … from the apparatus-elicited answers to yes-or-no questions, binary choices, bits.'"

New York Times: Happy Results Turned Up Everywhere You Looked

The New York Times features SFI Trustee Bill Miller's Opportunity Trust in this article about three funds which "profited handsomely from investments in stocks of many descriptions in countries around the globe."

NPR's TED Radiohour: Shifting Time

A re-broadcast featuring External Professor Sean Carroll.

New Scientist: AI suggests Earth has had fewer mass extinctions than we thought

New Scientist features a paper co-authored by External Professor Doug Erwin, which argues that new computational approaches upend the idea of a late Devonian mass extinction.

Fast Company: Science reveals the tipping point between success and failure

This article, co-authored by External Professor James Evans, describes how, from "Thomas Edison to Silicon Valley startups, those that rise to the top have learned how to treat past failures."

Santa Fe Reporter: Cormac McCarthy on SFI

Highlighting Cormac McCarthy's "Operating Principles" for SFI.

Nature: Daily Briefing

Highlighting Cormac McCarthy's "Operating Principles" for SFI.

PhysicsWorld: The Physics of Public Opinion

Featuring research by SFI Professor Mirta Galesic and her collaborator Dan Stein.

Ars Technica: It's the network, stupid: Study offers fresh insight into why we're so divided

Featuring research by SFI Professor Mirta Galesic and collaborators.

Santa Fe New Mexican: In memoriam 2019

Honoring the late SFI co-founder Murray Gell-Mann.

Washington Post: My New Year's Resolution? I want to help renovate economic theory.

Featuring the CORE economics textbook, by Professor Sam Bowles, External Professor Wendy Carlin, and other SFI faculty.

New York Times: In a Year of Notable Deaths, a World of Women Who Shattered Ceilings

Honoring the late SFI co-founder Murray Gell-Mann.

Discover: How a Mathematician Solved a Problem That Puzzled Competer Scientists for 30 Years

Quoting SFI Professor Cris Moore.

LitHub: The 20 Best Works of Nonfiction of the Decade

Featuring Miller Scholar Andrea Wulf's The Invention of Nature—a biography of German naturalists Alexander von Humboldt.

The Atlantic CityLab: The Book That Captured Mid-70's Paris

Citing research by External Professor Luis Bettencourt.

NPR's On Point: Are The Robots Coming For Us?

Featuring Davis Professor Melanie Mitchell's new book Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans.

Economic Times: You are not irrational, after all

Featuring research by SFI External Professor Ole Peters.