Clifford Johnson

Clifford Johnson

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Professor of Physics and Astronomy, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences.

How scientists can help make science popular

How often do you, outside the requirements of an assignment, ponder things like the workings of a distant star, the innards of your phone camera, or the number and layout of petals on a flower? Maybe a little bit, maybe never. Too often, people regard science as sitting outside the

The Black Panther's hidden superpower

I’m not the first to say that the upcoming Marvel movie β€œBlack Panther” will be an important landmark. Finally a feature film starring a black superhero character will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – a successful run of intertwined movies that began with β€œIron Man” in 2008. While