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2016
"Quantum Computing and the Entanglement Frontier"
John Preskill
California Institute of Technology




2015
"Spacetime Versus The Quantum"
Joseph Polchinski
The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara




2014
"Universe or Multiverse?"
Andrei Linde
Stanford University




2013
"Why is Warm Glass Sticker Than Cold Glass?"
Eric Cornell
University of Colorado at Boulder

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2012

"Answering Gauguin's Questions with the LHC: Where do we come from?
What are we? Where are we going?"

John Ellis
Kings College London and CERN



2011

"The Dark Side of the Universe"
Roger Blandford
Kavli Institute, Stanford University, SLAC

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2010

"Spooky Actions at a Distance?"
David Mermin
Cornell University

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2009

"Wandering planets, falling apples, curving spaces, whirling stars:
How unraveling the mysteries of gravity have taught us about the Universe"

Helen Quinn
Stanford University,SLAC

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2008

"Finding the Big Bang"
P. James E. Peebles
Princeton University

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2007
"Making a Splash; Breaking a Neck: The Development of Complexity in Physical Systems"
Leo P. Kadanoff
University of Chicago

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2006
"The Origin of Mass and Feebleness of Gravity"
Frank Wilczek
Massachussetts Insitute of Technology
 
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