Dartmouth’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society, inducted 22 new student members from the Class of 2016 at its 228th annual meeting on Nov. 3, held in the president’s house.
Neutrinos are elusive, shape-shifting subatomic particles—probably the smallest particles in the universe. They are quintessentially Star Trek and also the stuff of real science. They even won a Nobel Prize for two physicists this year.
Dartmouth is home to any number of sophisticated scientific devices and machines, and then there’s the ruler-in-the-collection-tube rain gauge, a method that has served its purpose so well that its use contributed to the College’s recent award for