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 “Black 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 “Iron Man” in 2008. While