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See past Saturday Morning Physics talks whenever you desire. You may view Saturday Morning Physics (SMP) presentations on the Michigan Channel YouTube.

Community Television Network (CTN)

Past Saturday Morning Physics talks are now telecast on the city of Ann Arbor Community Television Network (CTN), EduTV channel 18.

Saturday Morning Physics broadcast times each week:

Sundays               12:00 PM

Mondays               8:30 AM (New Time!)

Tuesdays              11:00 PM

Fridays                  6:00 PM

Saturdays             7:00 AM

*The Physics of Halloween lecture will play on Monday at 9 AM and the rest of the days/times above.

*Changes to the schedule above happen on the following dates:

Saturday, September 25  6:30 AM
Sunday, September 26    11:30 AM
Saturday, October 2         6:30 AM
Sunday, October 3           11:30 AM
Saturday, October 16       6:30 AM
Sunday, October 17         11:30 AM
Saturday, October 23      6:30 AM
Sunday, October 31         11:30 AM

CTN Broadcast Schedule from Week of March 13 - June 26 , 2022

CTN Broadcast Date Lecture Title Presenters Original Episode Date        
Week of
March 13
The Physics of Complex Systems Mark Newman February 10, 2018  
Week of March 20 Detection For Nuclear Nonproliferation Sara Pozzi February 17, 2018  
Week of
March 27
Spins, Magnetism, and Computers Vanessa Sih March 10, 2018  
Week of 
April 3
Using Physics to Fish For Cells Brandon McNaughton March 17, 2018  
Week of April 10
Sounds, Shapes, and Photosynthesis: Physics Is Everywhere Veronica Policht, Brain Worthmann and Chrisy Xiyu Du March 24, 2018  
Week  of
April 17
Saturday Morning Physics Lite: Now with 40% Less Facts Monika Wood, Nicholas Arnold and James Detlefs April 7, 2018
Week of April 24
Bees Do It: Can Humans?  Realizing Our Collective Intelligence Scott Page April 14, 2018  
Week of
May 1 
 Opening Up the Solar System and Beyond: The Promise of Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion John Foster September 22, 2018  
Week of
May 8
Dark Matters Aaron Pierce September 29, 2018  
Week of
May 15
Gravitational Waves with LIGO: Beyond the Big Chirp Ansel Neunzert October 6, 2018  
Week of
May 22
The James Robert Walker Memorial Lecture: Bringing the Stars Down to Earth with the Most Powerful Accelerator in the World Artemis Spyrou October 20, 2018  
Week of
May 29
Taking the Plunge: The Physics of Roller Coasters David Gerdes April 12, 2018  
Week of June 5 Living in the Anthropocene: Toward a Resilient Human Society Ben van der Pluijm October 27, 2018  
Week of
June 12
Particle Physics Buffet Dante Amidei November 3, 2018  
Week of
June 19
The Proton Radius Puzzle Wolfgang Lorenzon  November 10, 2018  
Week of
June 26
The Van Loo Family Lecture: Wrinkles, Crumples, and Origami: The Physics and Geometry of Thin Elastic Sheets Ian Tobasco November 17, 2018  

**If anyone would like to request replays they may do so by calling CTN directly at 734.794.6150.**


Please view a selection of past Saturday Morning Physics (SMP) presentations on your computer taped by CARMA.

Saturday Morning Physics - Winter 2011

Saturday Morning Physics - 2011-2012

Saturday Morning Physics - 2012-2013