Antarctica CruiseChomsky & Krausswhale bonesAdrian Liu winner of postdoctoral prize

EVENTS

Explore Antarctica and support the Origins Project! December 2nd through December 12th, 2015. Join Lawrence Krauss, Director of the Origins Project at Arizona State University for a 10-day expedition to Antarctica aboard Silversea Expeditions beautiful Silver Explorer cruise ship. Book your berth now!

FEATURE

We are excited to welcome back Origins Project Distinguished Visiting Professor Frank Wilczek. A Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wilczek will be joining us at Arizona State University from his home institution of Massachusetts Institute of Technology for the entire spring 2015 semester.

IN THE NEWS

Origins of Medicine
April 01, 2015

The Origins Project has named the 2015-16 Norm Perrill Origins Project Scholarship winners, Biology PhD student Eric Woolf and Physics and Astrophysics undergraduate student Carl E. Fields.

March 27, 2015

On March 22nd, intellectual giant Noam Chomsky took the stage at Gammage Auditorium to thunderous applause from the sold-out audience. Physicist and ASU Origins Project director Lawrence Krauss joined him for the nearly three-hour discussion.

March 16, 2015

The Origins Project is pleased to announce Adrian Liu as the winner of the inaugural Postdoctoral Lectureship Prize. The $10,000 prize, the largest of its kind in the world, includes a week of lectures at ASU.

EDUCATION

Multimedia Courses
The Origins Project at ASU is developing a slate of multimedia courses designed to guide students through an exploration of the most fundamental questions we ask as humans: Who are we? Where did we come from? How did we get here? Stay tuned to our webpage for more information.

Norm Perrill Origins Project Scholars
The Origins Project has named the 2015-16 Norm Perrill Origins Project Scholarship winners, Biology PhD student Eric Woolf and Physcis and Astrophysics undergraduate student Carl E. Fields.  Woolf is studying the development of cancer cells and Fields' research interests include compact objects, supernovae and stellar physics. Our congratulations to them both!