Phillip F. Schewe

Phillip F. Schewe is the director of communications of the Joint Quantum Institute at the University of Maryland. His book about theoretical physicist and mathematician Freeman Dyson will be published this winter by St. Martin’s Press.

Posts by Phillip F. Schewe


At $7 billion, the discovery was a bargain. The money went mostly to building and staffing the world’s most complex machine, buried deep beneath... Read More

In Pursuit of the God Particle

The large hadron collider, the atom smasher sitting beneath Geneva, Switzerland, is the largest and most expensive scientific instrument ever built. On September 10,... Read More