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Frank B. Baird, Jr., Professor of Science, Harvard University, July 2009 – present
Professor of Physics, Harvard University, July 2001 to July 2009
Professor of Physics, MIT, September 1998 – July 2001
Professor of Physics, Princeton University, July 1998 - September 2000
Associate Professor of Physics, MIT, July 1995 – July 1998
Assistant Professor of Physics, MIT, July 1991 – July 1995
• Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows , July 1990 – July 1991
Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, July 1989 – July 1990
President's Fellow, University of California, Berkeley, July 1987 – July 1989
Physics Tutor, Adams House, September 1984 – June 1987
Teaching Assistant, Harvard Physics Department, February 1984 – May 1984
Summer Research, Bell Laboratories, June 1983 – August 1983
• Summer Research (E-516), FNAL , August 1982 – September 1982
Summer Research, IBM, Poughkeepsie, June 1982 – August 1982
Summer Research, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, June 1981 – August 1981

PhD, Harvard University, September 1983 – June 1987, Theoretical Particle Physics
BA, Harvard University, September 1980 – June 1983, Physics

Andrew Gemant Award: American Institute of Physics, May 2012
The Fierce 55: More Magazine, May 2012
Harvard’s Great Teachers, March 2012
National Award of Nuclear Science and History: National Museum of Nuclear Science and History, March 2012
Director General’s Visiting Professorship: CERN, December 2011
Doctor of Science Honoris Causa: Brown University, May 2011
Doctor of Science Honoris Causa: Duke University, May 2011
President's Committee on the National Medal of Science, January 2011
Honorary Fellow: Institute of Physics (IOP), London, 2010
Member: Saturday Club, Boston MA, September 2010
Member: Cambridge Scientific Society, September 2010
Doctor of Science Honoris Causa, Bard College, May 2010
Member: Council on Foreign Relations, April 2010
Member: American Philosophical Society, April 2010
Erna Hamburger Prize 2010: École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne WISH Foundation, March 2010.
Radcliffe Fellowship Award: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, June 2009
Honorary Citizenship: Padova, Italy, May 2009
Benjamin Franklin Creativity Laureate Award: Creativity Foundation, April 2009
Honorary Member: Royal Irish Academy, (MRIA), March 2009
The 75 Most Influential People of the 20th Century: Esquire Magazine, September 2008
Golden Plate Recipient: American Academy of Achievement, July 2008
Member: National Academy of Sciences, May 2008
Elizabeth A. Wood Award: American Crystallographic Association, July 2007
100 Most Influential People: Time Magazine, May 2007
Julius Edgar Lilienfeld Prize: American Physical Society, April 2007
The Harvard 100: The Most Influential Alumni: 02138 Magazine, September 2006
Doctor Honoris Causa: University of Antwerp, Belgium, April 2006
Klopsteg Award: American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), 2006
Whitewater Award for Distinguished Scholarship: University of Wisconsin, 2006
Who's Next in 2006: Newsweek, December 2005
100 Notable Books of the Year: The New York Times, December 2005
Editor's Picks, Top Ten in Science:, December 2005
Fellow: American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), 2004
Fellow: American Physical Society (APS), 2003
Premio Caterina Tomassoni e Felice Pietro Chisesi: University of Rome, La Sapienza, First Recipient, 2003
Research Fellowship: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, 1992
Outstanding Junior Investigator Award: Department of Energy, 1992
Young Investigator Award: National Science Foundation, 1992
Graduate Research Fellowship for Women: Bell Labs, 1984
David J. Robbins Prize: Harvard, 1983
Phi Beta Kappa: Harvard, 1983
John Harvard Scholarship: Harvard, 1982
Radcliffe Scholar: Radcliffe, 1981
Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Scholar: Harvard, 1980
Winner: Westinghouse Science Talent Search, 1980

• Keynote Address, Tevatron Impact Symposium, Fermilab, June 2012
• Bethe Lecture, Cornell University, April 2012
• Miller Visiting Professorship Lecture, University of California, Berkeley, April 2012
• Presidential Speaker Series, Rhode Island School of Design, February 2012.
• Class of ’37 Directed Sudies Colloquium, “Scaling the Universe,” Whitney Humanities Center, Yale University, February 2012
• Colóquios Paco Ynduráin, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, April 2011
• Oppenheimer Lecture, University of California at Berkeley, March 2011
Erna Hamburger Prize 2010, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne WISH Foundation, March 2010
• Joseph Lannutti Lecturer (Origins '09), Florida State University, March 2009
• Presidential Lecture, University of Tulsa, February 2009
• Hamilton Lecture, Royal Irish Academy, October 2008
• Dashen Memorial Lecture, UC San Diego, May 2008
• Richmond Lecture, Williams College, Williamstown, MA, Jan 2008
• E.W. Guptill Memorial Lecture, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, October 2007
• J. James Woods Lecture Series, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, March 2007
• Joseph and Sophia Konopinski Memorial Lecture, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, March 2007
• Gamov Memorial Lecture Series, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, March 2007
• William C. Ferguson Science Lecture, Washington University, February 2007
• Kieval Lecture, Cornell University, January 2007
• Ann Radcliffe Lecture, Harvard University, September 2006
• The Heinz R. Pagels Memorial Public Lectures, Aspen Center for Physics, August 2005
• Welsh Lecture, University of Toronto, Canada, April 2005
• The Kirkland/Spizuoco Memorial Science Lecture Series, Shippensburg University, PA, April 2005
• Plenary address in the Gravity Research Foundation session of the 16th Conference of the International Society of General Relativity and Gravitation, Durban, South Africa, July 2001
• Morris Loeb Lectures in Physics, Harvard University, April 2001
• Maria Goeppert-Mayer Lecture, Case Western Reserve University, 1996, 1998

• Faculty Affiliate, Program in Science, Technology, and Society, Kennedy School of Government, October 2011
• Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics Winter Conference on LHC Advisory Board, December 2010
• International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP) 2010 International Advisory Committee, 2009
• American Physical Society, Julius Edgar Lilienfeld Prize Selection Committee, 2008
• ASTRO2010 Science Subpanel, The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey Committee (ASC), 2008 – present
• Aspen Center for Physics Summer Public Lecture Committee, 2008 – present
• Board of Physics and Astronomy (BPA), National Academy of Science (NAS, NRC), July 2008 – present
• Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Board of Sponsors, February 2007 - present
• High Energy Physics Advisory Panel (HEPAP), February 2007 – present
• Beyond Einstein Program Advisory Committee (BEPAC), Space Studies Board of National Research Council, September 2006 – August 2007
• Faculty Council, January 2005 – September 2006
• Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), January 2005 – June 2005
• Co-Chair of WISE Graduate Student Working Group, January 2005 – June 2005
• Chair, Science Center Executive Committee, September 2004 – August 2006
• Aspen Center for Physics Board General Member, 1997-present

• Einstein Forum Board, May 2012- present
• International Advisory Committee, Les Houches Workshop: Physics at TeV Colliders, May 2011
• Longy School of Music Board of Visitors, 2009 – 2011
Seed Magazine Advisory Board, August 2008 – present
Scientific American Advisory Board, May 2007 - present
• World Science Festival Advisory Board, September 2007-present
• New York Hall of Science; Science Sponsor, June 2007 - present
• Bulletin of Atomic Scientists Board of Sponsors, November 2006 - present
• Paramount Pictures Consulting, May 2006
• Bethe Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Advisory Board, March 2006 - present
• The Zula Patrol (Children's Science Television) Consulting, February 2006
• Institute for Contemporary Art (ICA) Super-Vision Advisory Board, January 2006
• NASA Exploration Safety Study (NESS) Advisory Council, December 2005 – June 2006
• Prize for Promise Advisory Board, September 2003 – present


Higgs Discovery: The Power of Empty Space, ECCO Press at HarperCollins, July 2012.

Translations in
• Icelandic, to be published
• Spanish, to be published

Knocking on Heaven’s Door: How Physics and Scientific Thinking Illuminate the Universe and the Modern World, Lisa Randall. ECCO Press at HarperCollins, September 2011; Random House, September 2011.

Translations in
• German, Fischerverlage, published 2012
• Italian, Il Saggiatore, to be published
• Japanese, NHK Publishing, to be published
• Korean, Science Books, to be published
• Polish, Proszynski Media, to be published
• Spanish, Acantilado, to be published
• Turkish, Alfa Basim Yayim Dagitim, to be published
• Portuguese, Companhia das Letras, to be published
• Russian, Alpina Nonfiction, to be published
• Spanish, Acantilado, to be published
• Turkish, Alfa Basim Yayim Dagitim, to be published
• Vietnamese, Tre Publishing House, to be published

• There is Another Dimension
, by Lisa Randall and Koichi Wakata. Japan Broadcast Publishing, 2007.

Warped Passages: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Universe's Hidden Dimensions, Allen Lane at Penguin, June 2005, ECCO Press at Harper Collins, September 2005.
Translations in
• Spanish, Acantilado, to be published
• Polish, Proszynski, to be published
• Turkish, Alfa Basim Yayim Dagitim, to be published
• Czech, Paseka, 2011
• Chinese, China Renmin University Press, 2011
• Korean, ScienceBooks, 2008
• German, Fischerverlage, 2007
• Japanese, NHK Publishing, 2007
• Russian, KomKniga Publishers, 2007
• Italian, Il Saggiatore, 2006
• Dutch, Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, 2006

En ressonancia, "'Deu ser preciós', una introducció a Passatges deformats", edited by Cinta Massip and Josep Perelló, translated by Xavier Pàmies, 43-50. Barcelona: Arts Santa Mònica, 2009.
Einstein for the 21st Century, "Energy in Einstein's Universe." Princeton University Press, 2007.
Mind, Life, and Universe, “New Dimensions: Interview with Lisa Randall," Interview by Eduardo Punset, by Lynn Magulis and Eduardo Punset, 297-303. White River Junction, VT: Chelsey Green, 2007.
Models, "Questionnaire: Models as Generative Processes," edited by Emily Abruzzo, Eric Ellingsen, Jonathan D. Salomon, 230-231. New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2007.
What are You Optimistic About? "People Will Increasingly Value Truth," edited by John Brockman, 68-69. New York: Harper Collins, 2007.
Intelligent Thought: Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement, "Designing Words," edited by John Brockman, Vintage Books, 2006.
Science and Ultimate Reality: Quantum Theory, Cosmology, and Complexity , "Implications of Additional Spatial Dimensions to Questions in Cosmology," edited by John D. Barrow, Paul C.W. Davies, Charles L. Harper, 564-573, Cambridge University Press, 2004.
The New Humanists: Science at the Edge, "Theories of the Brane," edited by John Brockman, 313-328. New York: Barnes & Noble, 2003.
Perspectives on Higgs Physics II , "Supersymmetry and Inflation," edited by Kane, G.L., Singapore: World Scientific, 1998.

The Huffington Post, “Mozart, Newton and You,” January 5, 2012. [pdf]
Newsweek, “How the Higgs Boson Could Change the Universe,” December 19, 2011. [pdf], “America Can’t Afford to Lose Its Grip on Science,” December 8, 2011. [pdf]
Time Magazine, “How Science Can Lead the Way,” October 3, 2011. [pdf]
The Huffington Post, “CERN or Einstein?  Interpreting the Findings,” September 25, 2011. [pdf]
Cosmic Variance (Discover Magazine) “On Writing Knocking on Heaven’s Door,” September 20, 2011. [pdf]
New York Times Magazine, “Just Ask.  Then Keep Asking,” September 14, 2011. [pdf]
• The Huffington Post,Book of Mormon: a Show about Religion, or a Show about Musicals Themselves?” July 8, 2011. [pdf]
3QuarksDaily, “The Winners of the 3 Quarks Daily 2011 Science Prize,” June 20, 2011. [pdf]
Discover Magazine, L. Randall, “A Tumultuous Year at the LHC,” 12 November 2009. [pdf]
Discover Magazine, L. Randall, “Heart of the Matter,” October 2009. [pdf]
Discover Magazine , L. Randall, “The State of Science in America,” October 2007
Physics Today, L. Randall, “The Case for Extra Dimensions,” July 2007
Discover Magazine, L. Randall, “An American Physicist In Venice,” July 2007
The Harvard Crimson, L. Randall, “Faust at the Helm,” June 2007
Discover Magazine, L. Randall, “Galápagos Reconsidered", February 2007
Telepolis Special: Kosmologie, L. Randall, “Verborgene Kosmen. Warum ich an höhere Dimensionen glaube,” February 2007
Seed Magazine, L. Randall, “The Vanguard of Science: Where is Your Field Heading in 2007?”", December 2006/ January 2007
New Scientist Magazine, L. Randall, “Brilliant Minds Forecast the Next 50 Years", November 2006
The New Yorker, L. Randall, “Letter to the Editor", October 2006
Queen's Quarterly, L. Randall, “Smashing Open the Universe,” Fall 2006
Seed Magazine,L. Randall, “Why a Large Hadron Collider?” July 2006
Recherche, L. Randall, “L’équation Ultime pour la Physique,” October 2005
New Scientist Magazine, Ward, T., T. Emin, A. Snyder, M. Atwood, R. Stickgold, L.Smolin, L. Randall, F.D. Peat, A. Lightman, D. Simonton, “Over to You ... ” October 2005
Seed Magazine, L. Randall, “Why Do We Live in a Three Dimensional World,” October 2005
The New York Times Book Review, L. Randall, “Letter to the Editor,” September 2005
New Scientist Magazine, L. Randall, “Big Ideas: Theory of Everything,” September 2005
The New York Times, Op-Ed, L. Randall, “Dangling Particles,” September 2005
Prospect Magazine, L. Randall, “Smashing Open the Universe,” UK, No. 114, September 2005
The Daily Telegraph, L. Randall, “Why I Believe in Higher Dimensions,” UK, July 2005
Nature Magazine, L. Randall, G. 't Hooft, et al, “A Theory of Everything?,” 433: 257-259, January 2005
Science Magazine, L. Randall, “Extra Dimensions and Warped Geometries,” 296, 1422, May 2002


Hypermusic Prologue: a Projective Opera
Music by Hèctor Parra
Libretto by Lisa Randall
Sets by Matthew Ritchie

Guggenheim Museum (excerpts), Spiral Hall, March 11, 2010.
Kaaitheater, Ars Musica 2010, Brussels, Belgium, March 4, 2010.
Longy School of Music (excerpts), Cambridge, MA, February 27, 2010
Philharmonie Luxembourg, Luxembourg, December 6, 2009.
Barcelona Opera House, El Liceu, Salle Foyer, November 27-28, 2009.
Centre Pompidou, Festival Agora 2009, Grande Salle, Paris, France, June 14-15, 2009

France Musique: Le Magazine de la Contemporaine. Hypermusic Prologue–Plane I. February 28, 2011.
Radio Beethoven, Siglo XX (Chile) Hypermusic Prologue. February 15, 2011.
Schweizer Radio DRS 2 (Switzerland) Hypermusic Prologue. October 13, 2010.
Radio Beethoven, Siglo XX (Chile) Hypermusic Prologue. June 4, 2010.

Measure for Measure , (co-curated).
• Carpenter Center, Harvard University, November 2011
• Chapman University at Guggenheim Gallery, March 2011
• Gallery 825 with Los Angeles Art Association, September 2010



Marie Claire, “At Work: The Formula for Success,” May 1, 2012 [pdf]
More Magazine, “The Fierce List: 55 Women to Inspire You, “ May 1, 2012 [pdf]
The Harvard Undergraduate Research Journal, “From Cupcakes to the Large Hadron Collider: Lisa Randall and the Concept of Scale,” by Julia Pian, April 1, 2012
Harvard Magazine, “Touting Teaching,” March 28, 2012.  [pdf]
Huffington Post, “Telework, Silver Bullets, Black Holes and a Dog Named ‘Cheeto’,” March 16, 2012.  [pdf]
New Humanist, “Poised on the Edge: an Interview with Lisa Randall,” by Manjit Kumar, March 1, 2012. [pdf]
Boingboing Submitterator, “Interview with Lisa Randall from Geneva,” by Rick Kleffel, January 13, 2012
The Agony Column, A 2012 Phone Interview with Lisa Randall, January 13, 2012. [mp3]
Forbes, “Rising Stars of Science: The Forbes 30 under 30,” by Matthew Herper, December 19, 2011. [pdf]
Live, “Long-Sought Higgs Particle Cornered, Scientists Say,” by Clara Moskowitz, December 13, 2011. [pdf]
Science News, “Tantalizing Hints of Long-Sought Particle,” by Devin Powell, December 13, 2011.  [pdf]
Christian Post, "Physicists Await Imminent Announcement on Higgs Boson 'God Particle'," by Myles Collier, December 13, 2011. [pdf]
New York Times, “Physicists Anxiously Await New Data on ‘God Particle’,” December 12, 2011. [pdf]
Guardian, “Is the Higgs Boson Real?” by Ian Sample, December 6, 2011. [pdf]
The Harvard Crimson, “Randall Receives New York Times Book Award,” by Jackie R. Schechter, December 2, 2011
Guardian, “Is the Higgs Boson Real?” by Ian Sample, December 6, 2011.  [pdf]
BBC Focus Magazine, November 22, 2011 [podcast]
Washington Post, “Hidden Dimensions (In My Flowerbed)” by Joel Achenbach, November 7, 2011. [pdf]
The Harvard Crimson, “Portrait of an Artist: Lisa Randall ’84,” by Natalie T. Chang, November 1, 2011 [pdf]
Boston Globe, “Lisa Randall: Physics is a Universe of Uncertainty,” by Peter Dizikes, October 22, 2011 [pdf]
13.7: Cosmos And Culture, NPR, “Why The U.S. Needs To Learn More Science,” by Marcelo Gleiser, October 19, 2011.  [pdf]
Live, “Why You Shouldn’t Fear Science—Even Particle Physics,” by Clara Moskowitz, October 14, 2011. [pdf]
GeekWire, “Q & A: Physicist Lisa Randall on Space, Time, and How Science is Even Better than Fiction,” by Todd Bishop, October 11, 2011. [pdf]
The Harvard Crimson: Fifteen Minutes, “Fifteen Questions with Lisa Randall ’84,” by Megan Prasad, October 6, 2011. [pdf]
Chip Design, “When a Physicist Comes Knocking,” by John Blyler, October 6, 2011. [pdf]
The Smithsonian, “Opening Strange Portals in Physics,” by Robert Irion, September 29, 2011. [pdf]
TIME, “Why Scientists are Smarter than Politicians,” by Jeffrey Kluger, September 28, 2011. [pdf]
Minnesota Star Tribune, “Ten Questions for an Author: Lisa Randall,” by Laurie Hertzel, September 26, 2011. [pdf]
• Bozeman Daily Chronicle, "Nobel-winning Scientists Explain Big Bang Theory at Museum of the Rockies," by Gail Schontzler, June 2011. [pdf]
Brown Daily Herald, “Commencement 2011: Honorary Degrees, ” by Lindor Qunaj, May 2011. [pdf]
• Duke Today, "Duke Names Honorary Degree Recipients," February 2011. [pdf] 

The New York Times, "Physicists' Dreams and Worries in Era of the Big Collider," by Dennis Overbye, January 2010

Explorations, "String Theory, M-theory, Parallel Worlds Pt. 6," Video interview with Dr. Michio Kaku, 26 December 2009
Explorations, "String Theory, M-theory, Parallel Worlds Pt. 5," Video interview with Dr. Michio Kaku, 26 December 2009
Harvard Magazine, "A Laboratory for Mixing Art and Science," 9 November 2009
Artlog "Why Does Art Matter Now?" Profile of Whitney Museum of American Art radio program moderated by historian and filmmaker Peter Galison, with artist Vike Muniz, physicist Lisa Randall, pollster of Nate Silver, and choreographer Elizabeth Streb, June 18, 2009
The Harvard Crimson, Evan T. R. Rosenman, "Class of 1984: Lisa Randall," June 2, 2009
The Carolinian Online, "Harvard Physicist Shows Female Prowess," April 7, 2009
Rolling Stone, "RS100: Agents of Change," April 2009 (pdf)
Astronomy Magazine, "Our Turn - Lisa Randall," April 2009
Tulsa World, "Professor is Extra Dimensional," February 23, 2009

Chicago Tribune, "Thinking Big, Indeed, at this Year's Humanities Festival," October 11, 2008
The Harvard Crimson , Jillian K. Kushner, "Profs Make ‘Most Influential’ List," October 5, 2008
The New York Times Magazine, "Class Acts - These Professors Make Academia Look Good," September 2008
Esquire Magazine , "The 75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century," September 2008
The Harvard Crimson , Nan Ni, "The Pop-Science Paradox," May 2, 2008
"Top 75 Questions of Science: Why is There Something Rather than Nothing?" Spring 2008
The Harvard Crimson , "Seven Harvard Profs Named to the National Academy of Sciences," April 30, 2008
The Daily Utah Chronicle , Edgar Zuniga Jr., "Scholars Discuss other Dimensions," February 27, 2008
Williams Record , A. Ferguson & C. Millen, "Physicist Randall Explains Extra Dimensions to Packed Crowd," January 16, 2008

Rolling Stone, Andrew C. Revkin, The Rolling Stone 40th Anniversary Issue, November 2007
Vogue , Robert Sullivan, "A Beautiful Mind," August 2007
Seed Magazine , Jacob Klein, Chuck Hoberman and Lisa Randall, June 25, 2007
USA Today , April Holladay, "Making Black Holes in the Lab (Conclusion), and Space's Extra Dimension," June 18, 2007
Time Magazine , Julie Rawe, "The TIME 100 Most Influential People," May 2007
The Observer , Alison Dietz, "Harvard Physicist Gives Talk on String Theory," March 23, 2007
Plain Dealer Science, John Mangels, "Physicist Tackles Mysteries of the Universe," March 2007
Student Life: Washington University at St. Louis , Laura Geggel, "Physicist Reveals Extra Dimension Mysteries," February 2007
Tompkins Weekly Online , Larry Klaes, "Meditations On a Higher Dimension," January 2007

The New York Sun, Gabrielle Birkner, "New Magazine Celebrates 'the Harvard Brand'," September 2006
02138: The World of Harvard, "The Harvard 100: The Most Influential Alumni," September 2006
UC Davis News and Information, "Cosmology, Particle Physics Meet at Cosmo '06," August 2006
Discover Magazine, Corey S. Powell, "The Discover Interview: Lisa Randall," July 2006
MSNBC, Alan Boyle, "Physicists Probe the Fifth Dimension," June 2006
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tom Paulson, "Tying it Together with String Theory," May 2006
Voice of America, Adam Philips, "One Universe or Many: Scientists Debate the Controversy," April 2006
The Wall Street Journal, Joe Morgenstern, "Why 'E.T.' Wins Out Over 'Armageddon'," April 2006
New York Sun, Brenda Smiley, "Scientists Offer Up Their Unified Theories of 'Everything'," March 2006
IEEE Spectrum, David Kusher, "Time Tunnels Meet Warped Passages," March 2006
Science and Spirit, Dan Falk, "What Lies Beneath," March 2006
More Magazine, "Trend: Tribal," March 2006
Harvard Science Review, Jennifer Gao and Limor Spector, "Interview," Spring 2006
The Morning News, Robert Birnbaum, "Strings, Branes, and Baryogenesis," February 2006
Appleton Post-Crescent, Susan Squires, "Key to Unlocking New Dimensions Close, Physicist Says," January 2006
Seed Magazine, Joshua Roebke, "Year in Science: Icons: Introducing 15 people Who Have Shaped the Global Conversation About Science in 2005," December/ January 2006 issue
The Harvard Crimson, Adrian J. Smith, "Supersymmetry and Parallel Dimensions," January 6, 2006
Nature, Geoff Brumfield, "Outrageous Fortune," January 5, 2006
The Davis Enterprise, Sharon Stello, "She Has a Warped Sense of Reality," January 8, 2006

Newsweek, Jerry Adler, "Who's Next in 2006," December 26, 2005
Providence Journal, "Our Reviewers Pick Their Favorites from '05," December 25, 2005
Harvard Magazine, Marcia Bartusiak, "Meeting the Multiverse," November-December, 2005
The Boston Herald, Paul Restuccia, "It's Outta Here! Prof Ventures Into New Dimension," November 25, 2005
UC Santa Cruz Currents, Scott Rappaport, "Harvard Physicist Speaks to Students at Watsonville High," November 7, 2005
The New York Times, Dennis Overbye, "On Gravity, Oreos and a Theory of Everything," November 1, 2005
New Scientist, "Creativity special: Ten Top Tips," October 29, 2005
Santa Cruz Sentinel, Jondi Gumz, "Prominent Scientist Visits UCSC," October 23, 2005
Discover Magazine, Sean B. Carroll, "What Remains to Be Written," October 2005
The Boston Globe, Stephen Smith, "Ideas Spring From Need to Shake Things Up," October 8, 2005
New Scientist, "How Being Slim May Help Our Universe Survive," October 8, 2005, "Physicists Say Evolution Favored Three and Seven Dimensions," October 2, 2005
Scientific American, Marguerite Holloway, "The Beauty of Branes," October 2005
Onelife Magazine, "Future Heads, The Theorist," September 30, 2005
American Scientist, "Scientists' Nightstand: The Bookshelf Talks with Lisa Randall," September 28, 2005
The Boston Globe, Peter Dizikes, "Across the Universe," September 4, 2005
ABC Online, Mark Colvin, "Professor Lisa Randall Talks of String Theory," August 15, 2005
Symmetry Magazine, Kurt Riesselman, "Logbook: Extra Dimensions," June/ July 2005
New Scientist, "The Final Frontier," June 18, 2005
Physics World, Matin Durrani, "A Life With Extra Dimensions," May, 2005
MSNBC, Alan Boyle, "Women Explore the Frontiers of Physics," April 18, 2005

Edge, "Theories of the Brane," February 10, 2003

The Wall Street Journal , Sharon Begley, "Extra Dimensions: They Can't Be Seen, But May Be Measured," May 24, 2002

Science Watch , "MIT's Lisa Randall: Two Branes are Better Than One," July/August 2001
Nature, Roland Pease, "Brane New World," June 28, 2001

The New York Times, George Johnson, "New Generation of Physicists Sustains a Permanent Revolution," June 20, 2000
The New York Times, George Johnson, "Physicists Finally Find a Way to Test Superstring Theory," April 4, 2000
The New York Times, "A Far-Out Theory (Graphic of String/Brane Universe)," April 4, 2000
Nature, Jerome Gauntlet, "News and Views: Brane New Worlds," March 2, 2000
Physics World, Michael Green, "Strings Draw Theorists Together," March 2000
The Dallas Morning News, Tom Siegfried, "Vaster View of Cosmos Unfolds as Millennium Approaches End," January 3, 2000

New Scientist, Marcus Chown, "The Great Beyond," December 18, 1999
Nature, Philip Ball, "Where Did all the Gravity Go?" November 1, 1999

Ciencia Hoje, Fred Furtado and Cassio Leite Vieira, "Muito Além Das Três Dimensões," September 2006

The Star, Will the Hadron Collider Send the World into a Black Hole, by Cathal Kelly, 16 November 2009
The Record Waterloo, Rose Simone, "Physicist Explores Possibility of Parallel Universes," March 2006

Beijing Science and Technology Newspaper, Ma Jia, "Interview on Extra Dimensions," September 2007

The Register, Lewis Page, "Something may come through dimensional 'doors' at LHC: Attack of the Hyperdimensional Juggernaut-Men," 6 November 2009
BBC Sky at Night, Sarah Reed, "Search for the Universe's Hidden Dimensions," April 2006
Economist, "Science and Technology: A Braney Theory," October 8th-14th, 2005
Daily Express, "88 Years Old and Still Delving Life's Mysteries..." July 13, 2005
Financial Times, Stephen Pincock, "Lunch with the FT: A World of Her Own," July 8, 2005
The Guardian, John Crane, "Lisa Randall: Warped View of the Universe," June 21, 2005
The Sunday Times, "Interview: Sarah Baxter meets Lisa Randall," June 19, 2005
The Daily Telegraph, "Why I Believe in Higher Dimensions," June 1, 2005
BBC, "String Theory and Our Multi-Dimensional Universe," May 24, 2002
The Economist , "Science and Technology: A Matter of Gravity," December 31, 1999

Le Temps, "La traque de la gravité dans les dimensions cachées," March 2010.
La Recherche , "Lisa Randall: la gravité se cache dans d'autres dimensions," November 2009
Ciel & Espace , "Lisa Randall: la nouvelle égérie des cordes," December 2006
La Recherche , "L. Randall, l’équation ultime pour la physique," October 2005

Die Zeit, “Gibt es andere Universen – und wieviele?” by Tobias Hürter and Max Rauner, May 3, 2012. [pdf]
Pro, "Wissenschaft keine Ersatzreligion", May 3, 2012. [pdf]
Berliner Morgenpost, “Das größte Risiko ist Irrationalität,” by Norbert Lossau, April 30, 2012
Welt Online, Norbert Lossau, "Warum Miss Universum kein letztes Geheimnis kennt," April 30, 2012. [pdf]
Märkische Allgemeine, "Das Geheimnis der Urfädchen: Star-Physikerin Lisa Randall im Einstein-Forum", April 25, 2012. [pdf]
Freundin Donna, "12 Frauen, die uns 2012 inspirieren," January 1, 2012. [pdf]
Wissen Magazin, Hubert Filser, "Die Überirdische" September 2007
Physik Journal, Ralph Blumenhagen, "Physik diesseits and jenseits des Standardmodells," May 2007
Astronomie Heute, Frank Schubert, "Wir die Flächenwesen," January/ February 2007
Berliner Zeitung, Arno Widmann, "Heute in den Feuilletons," December 2, 2006 (alt.)
Der Bund, Patrick Imhasly, "Kühne Idee einer Parallelwelt ," November 24, 2006
Die Welt, Norbert Lossau, "Miss Universum," November 11, 2006 (alt.)
Die Welt, Norbert Lossau, "Materie aus höheren Dimensionen," November 11, 2006
Stern Magazine, Frank Ochmann, "Lisas Welt," November 2006
Die Weltwoche, Mathias Plüss, "Die Welt ist mehr, als was wir sehen," November 2006
Wissenschaft Online, Rainer Kayser, "Verborgene Welten," November 2006 (alt.)
Spektrum der Wissenschaft, "Warum nur drei Dimensionen?" November 18, 2006
Der Tagesspiegel, by Thomas de Padova, "Verborgene Universen," November 11, 2006
Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, by Ulf von Rauchhaupt, "In anderen Dimensionen," May 2006
Der Spiegel, Jörg Blech and Johann Grolle, "Neue Ära der Physik," February 2006

The Hindu, “Is the Higgs Boson Real?  Physicists React.”  [pdf]
India Daily, "Small Black Holes are in Thousands in Our Solar System - How Did That Happen?"
September 16, 2006

The Irish Times, Dick Ahlstrom, "Are We Living in a 3D Sinkhole?" October 16, 2008

Tehran Times, “Anxiously await new data on ‘God particle’, ”  December 13, 2011. [pdf]

Il Messaggero, Massimo di Forti, "Festival delle Scienze," January 27, 2011
La Repubblica, Paolo Berizzi, "La scienza e l’apocalisse," January 19, 2011
Il Venerdi di Repubblica, Giuliano Aluffi, "La Fine del Mondo: La Fisica Una Data (Ma Non E Il 2012 Dei Maya)," January 14, 2011
Liberazione, Luca Tancredi Barone, "Lisa Randall: Vi Racconto che Cosa e la Quarta Dimensione,"
November 14, 2006
Vanity Fair, Silvia Bombino, "Lisa Randall: La Pupa è Secchiona," November 5, 2006
Corriere Mercantile, Elianna Quattrini, "Lisa Randall, La Fisica che Ammalia," November 5, 2006
Il Giornale, Eleonora Barbieri, "La Donna che con i Numeri Sta Cercando L’ultraterreno," November 5, 2006
Mente Locale, Laura Guglielmi, "Voglio Trovare la Quarta Dimensione," November 5, 2006
Corriere della Sera, Giovanni Caprara, "Il Mio Universo a Bolle con Dimensioni Extra," October 31, 2006
l'Unita, Pietro Greco, "Scienza: Siamo Nati Per Scoprire," October 25, 2006
Rainews 24, "Festival Della Scienza a Genova," October 23, 2006
Il Sole 24 Ore, Carlo Rovelli, "Universo Controverso: Stringhe che non Tengono," October 22, 2006
Il Sole 24 Ore, Lisa Randall, "Il «Tutto» Ha Dimensioni Extra," October 22, 2006
Corriere della Sera, "L' universo Non è Unico Le Nuove Teorie dei Fisici," September 22, 2006
l'Unita, Christiana Pulcinelli, "Galassie, Pianeti, Stelle: un Universo di Domande," September 22, 2006
Il Sole 24 Ore, Elisabetta Durante, "L'universo Come "Membrana", May 2003

IPMU News: Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe , Round Table Talk: Lisa Randall with Hitoshi Murayama and Hirosi Ooguri, Issue No. 7, September 2009
Japanese Science Journal: Kagaku, "Outlook of Particle Theory and Cosmology," (a discussion among Lisa Randall, Hitoshi Murayama, and Hiroshi Ooguri), Vol 79, No. 7, July 2009.
Newton Magazine, "What is Time?" May 2009
Newton Magazine, Tak Inagaki, "Investigating the 5th Dimension of Space," January 2008
Brutus Magazine, Yumiko Sakuma, "The World's Leading Women You Should Know Now," May 2007
NHK, "The Proposal for the Future." Interview with Dr. Koichi Wakata, May 2006

Netherlands, “De LHC kan verborgen dimensies aantonen: Interview met theoretisch natuurkundige Lisa Randall,” by Barry van der Meer, September 7, 2012. [pdf]

De Rerum Natura, “Top 8 Livros de Ciência do Ano em Ingles,” December 8, 2011. [pdf]

Muy Interesante, Corey S. Powell, "En Los Próximos Cinco Años Podríamos Encontrar Una Nueva Dimension," October 2006
Redes Television Española, interview with Eduard Punset, "Hay Otras Dimensiones," (Video), February 2006
Tendencias Cientificas, Eduardo Martinez, "Nuestro Universo Tendría Seis Dimensiones Ocultas," October 14, 2005
Astroseti Magazine , translated by Francisco Pulido, "Nuestra Existencia en Tres Membranas," October 10, 2005

CERN Courier, Antonella Del Rosso, "Lisa Randall: Dreams of Warped Space-Time," July 2008

BBC Woman's Hour, BBC, December 13, 2012
Berkeley Groks Science Show, KALX, Berkeley CA, October 12, 2012
The Charlie Rose Show, PBS, October 8, 2012
Point of Inquiry, with Chris Mooney & Indre Viskontas, October 8, 2012. [mp3]
The Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC, August 8, 2012. [mp3]
The Charlie Rose Show, PBS. July 12, 2012
BBC World Have Your Say, “Your questions on the Higgs Boson,” July 6, 2012
The Takeaway with John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, July 6, 2012
The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC (New York NY), July 5, 2012
Spectrum, KALX, Berkeley CA, June 29, 2012
Insight, Capital Public Radio, April 17, 2012
Radio Open Source, with Christopher Lydon, March 8, 2012
Focus, WILL am 580, February 7, 2012. [mp3]
Philosophy Talk, KPCC Southern California Public Radio, January 8, 2012
Fareed Zakaria’s GPS, CNN, January 3, 2012
The Charlie Rose Show, PBS. December 20, 2011
The Takeaway with John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee, Dec 13, 2011. [mp3]
AirTalk with Larry Mantle, KPCC (Pasadena CA), December 13, 2011
The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC (New York NY), December 13, 2011
Quirks and Quarks, CBC Radio, "Lisa Randall on the science of tomorrow", December 11, 2011
John Batchelor Show, WABC-AM/KFI-AM (Washington DC), November 30, 2011
Think Atheist Radio, November 27, 2011
On Point, WBUR, “Lisa Randall: Physics, Science, and the Universe,” November 14, 2011
Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, WNYC (New York, NY), December 16, 2011
Little Atoms, Resonance 104.4 FM (London UK), November 11, 2011
Tavis Smiley Show, PBS-TV, November 3, 2011
Extension 720 with Milt Rosenberg, WGN Radio (Chicago IL), November 1, 2011
tastytrade, (Chicago IL), November 1, 2011
Chicago Amplified, WBEZ (Chicago IL), November 1, 2011
Mind Matters with Ajayan Borys, Healthy You Radio, October 31, 2011
Boston Sunday Review, WBZ-FM (Boston MA), October 28, 2011
Conner Calling with Hank Conner, WUFT-FM (Gainesville FL), October 28, 2011
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Comedy Central, October 26, 2011
Air Talk with Larry Mantle, KPCC (Los Angeles CA), October 26, 2011
John Batchelor Show, WABC-AM/KFI-AM (Washington DC)
The Agony Column with Rick Kleffel, KUSP (Santa Cruz CA), October 17, 2011
BBC Start the Week “God and Science with the Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, Richard Dawkins and Lisa Randall,” October 17, 2011
Living Dialogues,with Duncan Campbell, KGNU (Boulder CO) , October 14, 2011
David Lile Show, KFRU-AM (Columbia MO), October 13, 2011
The Morning Show, KINK-FM (Portland OR), October 12, 2011
Ross and Burbank with Dave Ross and Luke Burbank, KIRO (Seattle WA), October 12, 2011
Groks Science Show, WHPK (Chicago IL), October 12, 2011
Pathways Radio with Paul O’Brien and Tom Park, KBOO-FM (Portland OR), October 11, 2011
Michael Medved Show, Salem Radio Network (Seattle WA), October 10, 2011
Book TV, CSPAN, Politics and Prose Public Event: Lisa Randall, October 8, 2011
To the Best of Our Knowledge with Steve Paulson, Wisconsin Public Radio, October 5, 2011
CBS Radio (San Francisco CA), October 5, 2011
Radio KUSP (San Francisco CA), October 5, 2011
Drinks with Tony with Tony DuShane, Radio Valencia, appeared October 4, 2011
Pirate Cat Radio, 87.9 FM (San Francisco, CA), October 4, 2011
Late Morning with Jeff Schechtman, KVON-AM NPR (Napa CA), October 4, 2011
Bulldog and the Rude Awakening Show, WOCM-FM (Ocean City MD), October 3, 2011
Fox News, October 3, 2011
The Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC, October 3, 2011
Science Friday with Ira Flatow, NPR, September 30, 2011
Lewis at Large with Warner Lewis, WCCO (Lawrence KS), September 26, 2011
MPR News, Minnesota Public Radio, “Seeking Answers in Science.” September 29, 2011
The Nite with Tom Mischke, WCCO, September 28, 2011
Mayhem in the A.M. with Seth Mela, WLKF-AM (Lakeland FL) September 26, 2011
Brainstormin’ with Billy the Brain, with Bill Frank, KKZZ-AM (Ventura CA), September 26, 2011
America’s Radio News with Ernie Brown and Lori Lundin, September 26, 2011
Book TV, CSPAN Politics and Prose Public Event: Lisa Randall, September 20, 2011
The Charlie Rose Show, PBS. September 16, 2011
Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología, "Entrevista a Lisa Randall, física de Harvard," May 4, 2011
TVE a la CARTA "Científicos de frontiera – Lisa Randall," February 1, 2011

Shining City More than 3-D, "Lisa Randall (Thought Leader)," October 8, 2010
The Leonard Lopate Show , NPR, "Please Explain: Matter, Anti-Matter and Dark Matter," May 21, 2010
The Take Away with John Hockenberry and Celeste Headlee , NPR, "Large Hadron Collider Online," March 31, 2010 (mp3)
The Charlie Rose Show , "Science Series, Large Hadron Collider with Lisa Randall of Harvard and Kyle Cranmer of NYU," March 30, 2010

Video interview with Dr. Michio Kaku, “Explorations: String Theory, M-theory, Parallel Worlds.” Pts. 5 and 6, 26 December 2009 traverse les arts et la science?" June 12, 2009 (mp3)
Science Friday with Ira Flatow, NPR, "Space, Time, and Hidden Dimensions," March 20, 2009 (mp3)

That's Cosmic! SETI Institute, "Are we Alone?" December 8, 2008 (mp3)
On Point with Tom Ashbrook, NPR, "Crash! Bang! The Large Hadron Collider," September 11, 2008
The Charlie Rose Show, Science Series, "The Imperative of Science," April 2008
Utah Now with Doug Fabrizio, KUED (University of Utah), March 2008
The Colbert Report , Comedy Central, February 2008
Science and Literature Symposium, KUER RadioWest (Salt Lake City, UT), February 2008

ScienceNow, PBS NOVA, "CERN's Large Hadron Collider," July 2007

The Charlie Rose Show, Interview on Multi Dimensions, December 12, 2006
Interview with Luca Tancredi Barone, Radio3 Scienza (Italy), November 13. 2006
Interview with William Lowe, Evergreen News Radio (Seattle, WA), May 30, 2006
Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen, WNYC (New York), May 26, 2006
Proposal for the Future with Dr. Koichi Wakata, NHK (Tokyo, Japan), May 21, 2006
This Week in Science, KDVS (UC Davis, Davis, CA), May 9, 2006
Science Fantastic with Dr. Michio Kaku, Talk Radio Network NY, April 29, 2006
Open Source with Christopher Lydon, WGBH (Boston), April 26, 2006
The Morning Show featuring Jody Dean, KLUV-FM (Dallas TX), April 24, 2006
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segment 2
ThoughtCast: Arts and Ideas with Jenny Attiyeh, WGBH (Boston), April 10, 2006
Science and Society with Dr. David Lemberg, World Talk Radio, April 5, 2006
The Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC (New York), March 29, 2006
Planetary Radio with Mat Kaplan, The Planetary Society, March 18, 2006
Daily Planet with Jay Ingram, Discovery Channel Canada, March 1, 2006
Province Wide with Daiene Vernile, CTV Southwestern Ontario, March 1, 2006
Breakfast Television with Kevin Frankis, CITY-TV (Toronto, Canada), March 1, 2006
Coast to Coast AM with Art Bell, February 25, 2006
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segment 2
segment 3
The Mr. KABC Show, KABC (Los Angeles, CA), February 13, 2006
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segment 2
segment 3
segment 4
AirTalk with Larry Mantle, KPCC (Los Angeles, CA), February 13, 2006
Science and Society with Dr. David Lemberg , World Talk Radio, February 8, 2006
This Week in Science, KDVS (UC Davis, CA), February 7, 2006
The John Williams Show, WGN (Chicago, IL), February 2, 2006
Your Call with Mary Ambrose and Rebecca Roberts, KALW (San Francisco, CA), January 30, 2006
Inquiry with Mark Lynch, WICN (Worcester, MA), January 29, 2006
Chicago Public Radio, "New Views of the Universe: Extra Dimensions, Dark Energy and Cosmic Adventures,"
January 22, 2006
Interview with Kathleen Anderson, World Geneva Radio, January 19, 2006
Book TV, C-SPAN2, January 15 and 16, 2006
Interview with Harry Allen, WBAI-NY, January 13, 2006
U-WIRE with Michael Miller, (Davis, CA), January 9, 2006
KXJZ's Capital Public Radio with Jeffrey Callison, (Sacramento, CA), January 9, 2006

Interview with Bob Oakes, WBUR (Boston, MA), "The Universe's Hidden Dimensions," December 2005
The Michael Medved Show, December 2005
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segment 2
segment 3
segment 4
segment 5
Interview with Charles Goyette, WXXT (Phoenix, AZ), December 2005
Interview with Harry Allen, WABI (Chicago, IL), December 2005
Interview with Michael Graham, WTKK (Boston, MA), November 2005
American Antigravity with Tim Ventura, November 2005
Greater Boston with Emily Rooney, WGBH (Boston, MA), November 2005
West Coast Live with Sedge Thompson, KALW (San Francisco, CA), November 2005
Talk of the Bay with Robert Pollie, KUSP, (Santa Cruz, CA), November 2005
Quirks and Quarks with Pat Senson, CBC Radio (Canada), October 2005
Pages to People with Rob Mitchell, KBNW (Needham, MA), October 2005
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segment 2
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The John Batchelor Show, WABC (New York), October 2005
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segment 2
New England News Makers with Sarah Zapp, CN8, October 2005
Talk of the Nation: Science Friday with Ira Flatow , NPR, also (PDF), September 2005
The Glenn Mitchell Show, KERA-NPR (Dallas, TX), September 2005
CityLine with Karen Holmes Ward, WCVB, September 2005
Good Morning Live, NECN (Boston, MA), September 2005
The Science Show, ABC Radio National (Australia), August 2005
The Mark Colvin Show, ABC Radio National (Australia), August 2005
Live at Five, BBC (UK), part 1, July 2005
Live at Five, BBC (UK), part 2, July 2005
Start the Week , BBC (UK), June 2005
BS (Japan), Japanese television special, 2005
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Science and Nature: Parallel Universes, BBC (UK), also (pdf), February 2002

• Google Zeitgeist Americas 2012, Paradise Valley AZ, October 2012
• Ensemble Studio Theatre/Sloan Foundation Science and Technology Project Artist Cultivation Event, New York NY, September 2012
• Kavli Prize, September 2012
• Idea Festival, Louisville KY, September 2012
• The WWW Conference: Intellectual Jazz, Redlands CA, September 2012
• Science without Limits Symposium, Lewis and Clark College, Portland OR, September 2012
• Euroscience Open Forum 2012, Keynote Address, Dublin, Ireland, July 2012
• Cornell University, May 2012
• Hunter College, Great Thinkers Series, May 2012
• Einstein Forum, Potsdam, Germany, April 2012
• National Science and Engineering Book Fair, Washington DC, April 2012
Space Foundation, Colorado Springs CO, April 2012
• Radcliffe Institute, San Francisco CA, April 2012
• Radcliffe Institute, Palo Alto CA, April 2012
• Chapman University, March 2012
• Presidential Speaker Series, Rhode Island School of Design, February 2012.
• Class of ’37 Directed Sudies Colloquium, “Scaling the Universe,” Whitney Humanities Center, Yale University, February 2012
• DLD12, Munich, Germany, January 2012
AAAS DoSER Holiday Lecture, December 21, 2011
• Harvard Bookstore (with Brattle Theatre), Cambridge MA, November 8, 2011
• Chicago Public Library, Chicago IL, November 1, 2011
• Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver CO, October 27, 2011
Compass Summit, Rancho Palos Verdes CA, October 25, 2011
Royal Society of Arts (with Blackwell’s), London, UK, October 18, 2011
• Bristol Festival, October 17, 2011
• Cheltenham Literature Festival, Cheltenham, UK, October 16, 2011
• Boston Book Festival, October 15, 2011
• Town Hall Seattle, Seattle Science Lectures, October 12, 2011
• The Linus Pauling Memorial Lectures (with Powell’s Bookstore), October 11, 2011
• The Skeptics Society (with California Institute of Technology), October 10, 2011
• Griffith Observatory, All Space Considered Series, October 7, 2011
• San Francisco Jewish Community Center, October 5, 2011
• Book Passage (Corte Madera CA), October 4, 2011
• 92nd Street Y, October 2, 2011
• Minneapolis Public Library, Talk of the Stacks, September 29, 2011
• Philadelphia Free Library, September 2011
• Boston Museum of Science, Lowell First Friday Lecture Series, September 21, 2011
• Politics and Prose, September 20, 2011
• American Museum of Natural History, Distinguished Author Lecture Series, September 19, 2011
• AAAS Annual Meeting, String Theory and New Physics, Washington D.C., February 2011
• Harvard Thinks Big II, Harvard University, February 2011
• Rome Science Festival, Il Lontano Destino Finale Della Terra, Rome, Italy, January 2011
• Artisphere, Creative Collaboration Between Art and Science: A Discussion with Lia Halloran, Dr. Lisa Randall & Big Prototype, Arlington, VA, November 2010
• Techonomy Opening Panel, Tahoe, CA, Aug 2010, Popular Techonomy: Can the world be turned in a techonomic direction?
Thirteen Forum/New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)/ATLAS , Pop-Up Particle Physics from the Large Hadron Collider, May 2010
Cambridge Science Festival: Big Ideas for Busy People, April 2010.
• Cambridge Forum 2010, Marcia Bartusiak and Lisa Randall: "Science and Creativity," April 2010.
Erna Hamburger Prize 2010, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne/WISH Foundation, March 2010.
Talk: Hypermusic: Ascension, Guggenheim Museum, New York , panel discussion with Hector Parra and Matthew Ritchie, March 2010 .
• 92nd Street Y "Giants of Science" series, moderated by Robert Krulwich, March 2010

U.S.House of Representatives Committee on Science and Technology on "Investigating the Nature of Matter, Energy, Space, and Time," (Randall testimony) , Washington, DC., October 2009
2009 Global Creative Leadership Summit, New York City, NY September 2009
• Adventures of the Mind, Princeton NJ, August 2009
Whitney Museum, Whitney Museum of American Art Panel on Creativity: Does Art Matter Now? Moderated by Peter Galison, with Artist Vik Muniz, Physicist Lisa Randall, Pollster of Nate Silver, and Choreographer Elizabeth Streb, June 2009
• 2009 Benjamin Franklin Creativity Laureate interview with Michael Turner, The Smithsonian Associates and the Creativity Foundation, April 2009
• 2009 Joseph Lannutti Lecturer (Origins '09), Florida State University, March 2009
• 2009 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2009
• Presidential Lecture, University of Tulsa, February 2009
• 2008 Chicago Humanities Festival, Chicago, IL, October 2008
• Young Women's Leadership Charter School, Chicago, IL, October 2008
• 2008 Global Creative Leadership Summit, New York, September 2008 (pdf)
• GE Leading and Learning: Influence and Impact, Ossining, NY, May 2008
Milken Global Conference, Los Angeles, CA , April 2008
Utah Symposium in Science and Literature, Salt Lake City, UT, February 2008
• DLD (Digital, Life, Design) Conference, Munich, Germany, January 2008
• World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2008, Davos, Switzerland, January 2008 • E.W. Guptill Memorial Lecture, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, October 2007
• 2007 Global Creative Leadership Summit, Metropolitan Club, New York, NY, September 2007
• University of Tokyo, Koshiba Hall, Tokyo, Japan, July 2007
2007 American Crystallographic Association Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, July 2007
Strings 07, Auditorium of the BBVA Foundation, Instituto de Fisica Teorica (IFT-UAM/CSIC), Madrid, Spain, June 2007
• IdeaCity07, Toronto, Canada, June 2007
• University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium, April 2007
2007 American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC, April 2007
2007 Case Western Reserve University's Distinguished Lecture, Cleveland, OH, March 2007
Gamov Memorial Lecture Series, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, March 2007
Dr. James Borland Convocation Speaker Series, Adrian College, Adrian, MI, March 2007
• J. James Woods Lecture Series, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, March 2007
• Joseph and Sophia Konopinski Memorial Lecture, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, March 2007
William C. Ferguson Science Lecture, Washington University, February 2007
• Light in Winter Festival, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, January 2007
• 2006 Cultural Life Lecture Series, Johnson & Wales University, Providence, RI, December 2006
SEED Inspiration Festival, New York, NY, December 2006
• Syracuse Symposium 2006, Syracuse University, NY, November 2006
• Global Creative Leadership Summit, New York, NY, November 2006
• Genoa Science Festival, Genoa, Italy, November 2006
Albert Einstein Institute Forum, Potsdam, Germany, November 2006
New England Conservatory 's Presidential Lecture Series, Boston, MA, October 2006
• Friday Forum: Warped Passages, Harvard Book Store, Cambridge, MA, October 2006
Fermilab Lecture Series, Batavia, IL, October 2006
• Ann Radcliffe Lecture, Harvard University, September 2006
Second World Conference on the Future of Science, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy, September 2006
• COPEA Lecture Series, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 2006
APPT Klopsteg Memorial Lecture Award, Syracuse University, NY, July 2006
• Warped Passages at Authors@Google, Google Inc., Palo Alto, CA, July 2006
• Festival of the Fourth Dimension, Sophia Antipolis Côte d'Azur, France, June 2006
• 54th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry, Seattle, WA, May 2006
• Town Hall Seattle Science Lecture Series, Seattle, WA, May 2006
American Physical Society April Meeting 2006, Dallas, TX, April 2006
• Texas A&M University Public Lecture Series, College Station, TX, April 2006
• Kent State University Artist Lecture Series, Kent, OH, April 2006
2006 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate, American Museum of Natural History, New York, March 2006
• University of Wisconsin Distinguished Scholars Lectures, Whitewater, WI, March 2006
• Perimeter Institute Public Lecture Series, Waterloo, Canada, March 2006
• TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) 2006 Conference, Monterey, CA, February 2006
• CalTech Skeptics Distinguished Lecture Series, Pasadena, CA, February 2006
• Adler Planetarium Freaky Friday Series, Chicago, IL, February 2006
• Columbia University and Ivy League Alumni Associations of Chicago, IL, February 2006
• Lawrence University Convocation Series, January 2006
• High Energy Frontier Theory Initiative Public Lecture, UC Davis, January 2006
• Science Center Research Lectures, Harvard University, Cambridge, December 2005
• New Views of the Universe Inaugural Symposium, The Kavli Institute, Chicago, December 2005
• International Lecture Series, XXIII Solvay Conference in Physics, Brussels, Belgium, December 2005
• 2005 Lecturology Series, Museum of Science, Boston, November 2005
• Honors Program Lecture 2005, Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL, November 2005
• UC Santa Cruz Arts and Lectures, Celebrating 100th Anniversary of Einstein's Theory of Relativity, CA,
November 2005
IDEAS Boston 2005, Boston, October 2005
• New York Public Library, Science, Industry and Business Library, New York, October 2005
• Hayden Space Theater, American Museum of Natural History, New York, October 2005
• Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington DC,
September 2005
• The Heinz R. Pagels Memorial Public Lectures, Aspen Center for Physics, August 2005
• Adventures of the Mind, Palo Alto, CA, August 2005
• University of Queensland Public Lecture Series, Brisbane, Australia, August 2005
• Copeland Theatre, University of Melbourne, Australia, August 2005
• University of Technology, University of Sydney, Australia, August 2005
• Cheltenham Festival of Science, Cheltenham, UK, June 2005
• Royal Institution, London, UK, June 2005
• The Kirkland/Spizuoco Memorial Science Lecture Series, Shippensburg University, PA, April 2005
• Littleton-Franklin Lecture in Sciences and Humanities at Auburn University, AL, November 2004
• MIT Gender Equity Conference, Washington DC, April 2004
• University of Rome, Italy, April 2003
• Aspen Public Lecture, Aspen, Colorado, August 2000


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Das Magazin, "Zu schön, um falsch zu sein,"  April 2012. [pdf]
Main Post, "Ein kleiner Streifzug durch Neuerscheinungen auf dem Buchmarkt," April 15, 2012. [pdf]
Harvard Magazine, “Off the Shelf,” January 1, 2011.  [pdf]
Portland Book Review, by Michael Barton, December 15, 2011.  [pdf]
City Book Review, by Jennifer Ochs, December 5, 2011. [pdf]
CERN Courier, by Barbara Warmbein, November 23, 2011. [pdf]
Science, “As Far as Her Eyes Can See,” by Michael Shermer, November 11, 2011. [pdf]
American Scientist, “Exploring Matter and the Cosmos,” by Peter Pesic, November 1, 2011. [pdf]
Charleston Post and Courier, “Physics Gets Down to Earth,” by Lisa Isringhausen, October 30, 2011. [pdf], “Knocking on Heaven’s Door: Physicist Probes Mysteries of the Universe,” Clara Moskowitz, October 14, 2011. [pdf]
The Daily Beast, “When Particles Collide,” Alexander Fabry, October 10, 2011. [pdf]
New York Times, “Will the Large Hadron Collider Explain Everything?” Jim Holt, October 7, 2011. [pdf]
New Scientist, “An Insider’s Guide to Modern Particle Physics,” Michael Brooks, September 29, 2011. [pdf]
New York Journal of Books, Parminder Basran, September 2011. [pdf]
Independent, Manjit Kumar, September 2011. [pdf]
Sunday Times, “One Giant Peep for Mankind,” Christopher Potter, September 2011. [pdf]
Christopher Potter Blog, Christopher Potter, September 2011. [pdf]
Times Higher Education, Athene Donald, September 2011. [pdf]
Booklist, September 2011. [pdf]
Kirkus Reviews, June 2011. [pdf]
Publisher’s Weekly, “BEA Show Daily 2011: Lisa Randall: Searching for Answers,” Suzanne Mantell, May 2011. [pdf]

Sunday Times, "Pick of the Paperback," by Christopher Potter, December, 2012.  [pdf]
Discovery News, “A Little Light Reading: 2011 in Physics Books,” by Jennifer Ouellette, January, 2012. [pdf]
Scientific American Book Club, Top 11 Books of ’11, December, 2011 Physics, “Five Great Science Book Gift Ideas,” by Andrew Zimmerman Jones, December, 2011. [pdf]
New Scientist, Book of the Year, December, 2011
Indigo, Best of 2011: Non-Fiction, December ,2011. [pdf]
New York Times Book Review, 100 Notable Books of 2011, November, 2011. [pdf]
Amazon Canada, Best Books of 2011, November, 2011. [pdf]
Sunday Times, Science Book of the Year, November, 2011
Independent, Book of the Week, September, 2011. [pdf]
Times Higher Education, Book of the Week, September, 2011. [pdf]
Time Out New York, “Critic’s Pick: Knocking on Heaven’s Door with Lisa Randall,” September, 2011 [pdf]
Scientific American (excerpt) “Ghosts, Aliens, Quantum Gravity, Extra Dimensions, Sci Fi—and the Rules of Science.” [pdf]
Scientific American (excerpt) “Ghosts, Aliens, Quantum Gravity, Extra Dimensions, Sci Fi—and the Rules of Science.” [pdf]

Science Daily, Book Review: Warped Passages, April 2007
Scientific American Book Club, Club Favorites, February 2006
Science, James D. Wells, Bringing Hidden Dimensions into View, January 2006
ALA Booklist, Gilbert Taylor, January 2006
The New York Times, 100 Notable Books of the Year, December 2005, Editor's Picks, Top Ten in Science, December 2005
The New Yorker, Briefly noted, November 2005
The New York Times, Tim Folger, October 2005
The Globe and Mail, Sheila Jones, October 2005
Lunar and Planetary Information Bulletin, New and Noteworthy, December 2005
Physics Today, Paul H. Frampton, December 2005
American Scientist, Sean Carroll, November–December, 2005
The Harvard Crimson, Isabel Boero, October 2005
Los Angeles Times, Margaret Wertheim, October 2005
The Times Higher Education Supplement, Brian Cox, September 2005
Bloomberg News, Jeffery Tannenbaum, September 2005
Library Journal Review, Sara Rutter, September 2005
Publishers Weekly, July 2005
Sunday Telegraph, Emma Crichton-Miller, June 2005
The Times Higher Education Supplement, Lorna Kerry, June 2005
Nature, Paul Davis, June 2005

EST/Sloan Cultivation Event, September 30, 2012.
Boston Globe, “Nakadate Videos Enthrall and Sadden: Exhibit Showcases the Discomforts of Intimacy,” by Cate McQuaid, December 7, 2011. [pdf]
Harvard Gazette, “Scaling up, and Down: Physicist, Artists Team up for Offbeat Carpenter Center Show," November 18, 2011. [pdf]
• The Harvard Crimson, “Portrait of an Artist: Lisa Randall ’84,” by Natalie T. Chang, November 1, 2011 [pdf]
Opernwelt (Germany), “Zeitgenössische Kammeropern spanischer Komponisten: Hèctor Parras «Hypermusic Prologue» und Elena Mendozas «Niebla»,” by Albrecht Thiemann. August 2011.
Thomas’ Music, “Hector Parra Hypermusic Prologue 2cd,” by Chris Dench. July 2011.
ClassicalNet, “CD Review: Hector Parra: Hypermusic Prologue.” by Mark Sealey. June 2010.
Records International, “CD Description: Hypermusic Prologue.” June 2010., “Hypermusic Prologue.” by Stephen Eddins, May 2010., “Hèctor Parra, Hypermusic Prologue,” by José Luis Téllez, April 5, 2010.
Neue Musikzeitung (Germany), “Liebesduette in imaginären Räumen,” by Max Nyffeler, July 2010.
Audiophile Audition, Classical CD Reviews, by Daniel Coombs, August 2010
Göteborgs-Posten, by Magnus Haglund. “Hector Parra, Hypermusic Prologue: Musik från labbet.” June 1, 2010
Scientific American Observations , “Toying with the laws of physics: Elizabeth Streb's latest dance performance.” by George Musser, 27 April 2010
NewScientist, “Sounds from another dimension.” by Amanda Getter, 17 March 2010
Financial Times, Hypermusic: Ascension, Guggenheim Museum, New York , panel discussion with Hector Parra and Matthew Ritchie, 15 March 2010, “Hypermusic Prologue de Hector Parra abre el Festival Ars Musica de Bruselas.” 5 March 2010
The Harvard Crimson, "Opera Boldly Goes to Uncharted Dimension," by Matthew C. Stone, 2 March 2010
The Art Newspaper, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: "Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum Rotunda," 9 February 2010.
Guggenheim Press, "The Guggenheim Presents 'Contemplating the Void'," BWW News Desk, 8 February 2010.
SUNfiltered, "How things work: artists in conversation at the Guggenheim," by Perrin Drumm, 30 December 2009
Luxweb: Le Portail Internet du Luxembourg , Hypermusic Prologue , 2 December 2009
El Mundo, "Ciencia, arte y filosofía," by Albert Vilardell, 2 December 2009
El País, "Entrevista: Lisa Randall, Física teórica de la Universidad de Harvard: 'Extraña ver la quinta dimensión en una ópera'", by Joan Carles Ambrojo, 2 December 2009
Symmetry: Dimensions of Particle Physics, "Gallery: Hypermusic Prologue," by Calla Cofield, December 2009
Cose Iberiche, "La prima spagnola di Hypermusic Prologue, nell'incontro tra la lirica e la String Theory il desiderio umano del continuo superarsi," by Da Laura, 30 November 2009
ABC Spain, "Física y música," by Pablo Meléndez-Haddad, 29 November 2009
Avui, "Òpera de ciències," by Xavier Cester, 29 November 2009
El Periódico, "Una cálida acogida a Hèctor Parra en el Liceu," by César López Rosell, 29 November 2009
La Vanguardia, "La necesaria gravitación," by Jorge de Persia, 29 November 2009
El País, "La dimensión oculta de la ópera: Hèctor Parra estrena en el Liceo Hypermusic prologue," by Agustí Fancelli, 28 November 2009
Particosmo Blogspot, "Hypermusic Prologue in Spain," 28 November 2009
El Cultural, "Héctor Parra: en Hypermusic Prologue todo es riesgo", by Benjamín G. Rosado, 27 November 2009
El País, "El Liceo entra en la quinta dimensión con Hypermusic prologue," by L. Morgades, 27 November 2009
El Periódico, "El Liceu propone un dialogo entre música, ciencia y arte," by Manel Cereijo, 27 November 2009
La Vanguardia, "Hèctor Parra lleva la ópera a la quinta dimensión en el Liceu," by Justo Barranco, 27 November 2009
ABC Spain, "Estreno contemporáneo en el Liceu," by P.M.-H., 26 November 2009
Avui, "La ciència insipira una nova òpera: Hèctor Parra estrena al Poyer del Liceu l'obra Hypermusic Prologue," by Marta Porter, 25 November 2009
El Mundo , "Viaje a la quinta dimensión a través de una opera," by Ana María Dávila, 25 November 2009
Teatralnet: Revista Digital d'Arts Escéniques , "Ciència, música i noves realitats al Liceu," by Mercè Pérez, 25 November 2009
Opera Actual, " Hypermusic Prologue de Héctor Parra en el Liceu: música de otra galaxia," 4 November 2009
L'Étincelle: Le journal de la création à l'Ircam , "Une bonne musique plutôt qu'un discours vain: Entretien avec Lisa Randall," by Jeremie Szpirglas, November 2009
Revista Musical, " Hypermusic Prologue o un concepte nou del gènere operístic," al Foyer, by J. Comellas, November 2009
Nature, "Solo journey to a fifth dimension," by Stefan Michalowski and Georgia Smith, 9 July 2009
Audioclásica, "Agora Hispano," by José Luis Besada Portas, September 2009
Discovery Channel Online, "Warped Opera," by Jennifer Ouellette, 24 August 2009
Physics Central, "Physics and opera: a happier marriage than you might guess," 24 August 2009
Jutarnji, "Njezin libreto otkriva mnoge tajne svemira," by T. Rudez, 20 August 2009
Dwutygodnik Ruch Muzyczny, "Festiwal 'Agora'," 19 August 2009
Seed Magazine, "Opera in the Fifth Dimension: in Hypermusic Prologue, Physicist Lisa Randall Re-Imagines her Extradimensional Theories of the Universe as Opera," by Elizabeth Cline, 10 August 2009
Seed Magazine, "Opera in the Fifth Dimension: Slideshow," by Elizabeth Cline, 10 August 2009
The Parisian, " Hypermusic Prologue: A Projective Opera in Seven Planes," 6 July 2009
Resmusica, "Festival Agora," by Frank Langlois, 3 July 2009
L'Humanité, "Science, cuisine et amours," by Maurice Ulrich, 30 June 2009
Particosmo Blogspot, "Parra - Hypermusic Prologue," 25 June 2009
Dailymotion, "Hypermusic Prologue-Hector Parra-EIC," 18 June 2009
Le Monde, "Musique de chambre pour particules élémentaires," by Pierre Gervasoni, 15 June 2009
Références Musicologie , "La rencontre d'un compositeur espagnol et d'une physicienne américaine," 16 June 2009, " Hypermusic Prologue, opéra de Hèctor Parra," by Jeremie Szpirglas, 15 June 2009
Radio France, "Le festival Agora en vidéo," 15 June 2009
Scherzo, "Ópera y ciencia," by Bruno Serrou, 15 June 2009
Televisió de Catalunya, "Art i ciència en une òpera," 14 June 2009
La Vanguardia, "Estreno en París de una ópera sobre física: El autor de la obra es el músico barcelonés Hèctor Parra," by Óscar Caballero, 14 June 2009
Radio France, "Les arts peuvent-ils exprimer la complexité de la science?" by Michael Alberganti, 12 June 2009 (mp3)
Harvard Gazette, "Physics for musical masses: Theoretical physicist Lisa Randall pens other-dimensional opera," by Alvin Powell, 11 June 2009
Doce Notas, "Presencia Española en el Agora de París," 8 June 2009
Le Monde, "Agora, le plaisir de se perdre," by Pierre Gervasoni, 8 June 2009
El País, "La búsqueda de nuevas energías sonoras," by Javier Pérez Senz, 6 June 2009
L'Humanité, "Contempo, electro, ma non troppo," by Maurice Ulrich, 5 June 2009
Süddeutsche Zeitung, "Welterklärungsformel als Liebesgeschichte," by Reinhard J. Brembeck, June 2009
Accents: la revue de l'Ensemble Intercontemporain, "Hypermusic, Prologue: Lisa Randall, physicienne, auteur du livret," by Véronique Brindeau, Edition no. 38, April - August 2009
Accents: la revue de l'Ensemble Intercontemporain, "Hypermusic, Prologue: Les dimensions cachées de la musique, entretien avec Hector Parra," by Pierre Strauch, Edition no. 38, April - August 2009
Accents: la revue de l'Ensemble Intercontemporain, "Hypermusic, Prologue: Matthew Ritchie, Plasticien createur de la scenographie," by Veronique Brindeau, Edition no. 38, April - August 2009
El Mundo,"A la búsqueda de una nueva energía sonora," by Ana María Dávila, 15 January 2009
El Mundo, "Quiero que la gente disfrute con el estómago y con el cerebro," by Ana María Dávila, 14 January 2009
El Periódico, "El Liceu recupera "Doña Francisquita" y estrena dos óperas españolas," by Marta Cervera, January 2009
Boston Globe, "A Talk with Lisa Randall," by Samuel P. Jacobs, 14 December 2008
ABC Spain, "En la quinta dimensión," by Pablo Meléndez Haddad