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Allan Adams

“You can make beautiful things starting with simple ingredients.”


Allan Adams is a theoretical physicist. String is his theory of choice, and he uses it to study the history of the universe.


Allan is a glider plane pilot, meaning that he joyfully glides in planes with no engines.

Making Waves

Searching for Lift

30 Second Science with Allan Adams

10 Questions for Allan Adams


About Allan Adams

Allan is a theoretical physicist, specializing in string theory. He teaches at MIT.