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Organic Encryption
April 10, 2014
The coupling between systems inside living organisms has inspired a novel encryption scheme.
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Migration and Biodiversity
April 9, 2014
A new model appears to explain the connection between animal migrations and the diversity of organisms in a population.
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Ancient Universe Expansion Measured
April 8, 2014
Physicists have measured the rate of expansion of the universe 10.8 billion years ago with unprecedented precision.
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Big Bird Neutrino Detected
April 7, 2014
Physicists working on the IceCube Neutrino Observatory have found the highest energy neutrino yet, and nicknamed it Big Bird.
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In Memoriam: Former APS President Andrew Sessler

Andrew SesslerPhysicist and humanitarian Andrew Sessler passed away on April 18 at the age of 85. Sessler, an advocate for scientific freedom, helped establish the APS Committee on International Freedom of Scientists and expanded APS’s core mission to include physics and society.
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PhysTEC Request for Proposals for New Sites

PhysTECThe Physics Teacher Education Coalition (PhysTEC) project is soliciting proposals for new sites. The program provides funding to institutions to educate greater numbers of highly qualified physics teachers.
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2013 APS Annual Report

The APS Annual Report provides an overview of the society's activities, achievements, and financial operations over the past year.
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APS Collecting Signatures to Free Omid Kokabee

APS will raise awareness and collect signatures at the April Meeting to petition for the release of imprisoned physics student and APS member Omid Kokabee.
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April Issue of APS News

In this issue: Research recap from the APS March Meeting, introducing APS Local Links, physicists in international aid, and more.
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Change at the top for Argonne

APS Fellow Peter Littlewood was named the new head of the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory.
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Wang Mu Joins PRL

Wang Mu of Nanjing University has been appointed Associate Editor of Physical Review Letters and Outreach Coordinator for the APS Journals in China.
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APS April Meeting 2014

More than 1,000 physicists and students met in Savannah, GA to present research in nearly 200 contributed and invited sessions, including three plenary sessions. In one plenary session, Neil deGrasse Tyson spoke to a packed room on science communication and social media.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson at the APS April Meeting 2014

APS Corporate Reform

A new webpage provides background information and opportunity for member comment on APS Corporate Reform.
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