News

Wilson receives science medal from President Richard Nixon in 1973.

Wilson Sculpture welcomed to place of honor before the Putnam Gallery.

October 8, 2015

As part of upcoming renovations to the Science Center's main entrance, Cabot Library, and the Greenhouse Cafe, prominent physicist Robert Wilson's eye-catching sculpture entitled "Topological III" has been moved to a new home in front of CHSI's Putnam Gallery.

Wilson commingled his artistic sensibilities with an impressive career in high-energy physics. As the first director of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab)...

Read more about Wilson Sculpture welcomed to place of honor before the Putnam Gallery.