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Efficient Carbon Capture
April 16, 2015
A new physics institute is developing technology to efficiently capture carbon dioxide from thin air.
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Saturn's Ringing Rings
April 16, 2015
Some ripples in Saturn's rings are induced by vibrations that reveal the planet's interior structure.
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How to Spot Distant Aliens
April 16, 2015
Physicist outlines a way to find alien life, regardless of the form it takes.
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Dark Matter Hunt Expands
April 15, 2015
XENON1T will join the hunt for dark matter this autumn.
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Letter to House Science Committee on America COMPETES Reauthorization ActLetter on America COMPETES Reauthorization Act
APS President Samuel Aronson responds to recently introduced America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015 with a letter to House Science Committee.
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2015 NSF Waterman Award to Metamaterials Scientist2015 NSF Waterman Award to Metamaterials Scientist
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APS Corrects Misstatements in ClimateWire ArticleAPS Corrects Misstatements in ClimateWire Article
There were several misstatements in an article that recently appeared in ClimateWire and Scientific American.
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Annual APS Business MeetingAnnual APS Business Meeting
The first annual APS Business Meeting featured presentations from APS leaders on Society activities and plans for the coming year.
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APS April Meeting 2015APS April Meeting 2015
April Meeting attendees presented more than 1,200 talks in over 200 sessions, including 70 invited sessions.
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2014 Annual ReportAPS 2014 Annual Report Now Available
The annual report provides an overview of the Society's activities and achievements in 2014, as well as a summary of financial operations for the year.
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NIST Joins Other Agencies in Spelling Out an Open Access PolicyNIST Announces Open Access Policy
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced a plan to make articles reporting NIST funded research free-to-read.
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Honors Spotlight

2015 APS Jonathan F. Reichert and Barbara Wolff-Reichert Award for Excellence in Advanced Laboratory Instruction Recipient

Torres-Isea Ramon Torres-Isea
University of Michigan


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