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February 2007 (Volume 16, Number 2)

Thursday Night Football with Tim Gay

Tim Gay
March Meeting attendees are invited to join Denver-area residents onThursday, March 8 for a night of football physics with Tim Gay, Professor of Physics at the University of Nebraska– Lincoln. Gay is author of The Physics of Football: Discover the Science of Bone-Crunching Hits, Soaring Field Goals, and Awe-Inspiring Passes. The talk will begin at 7:00 p.m. and be followed by a book signing. 

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Editor: Alan Chodos
Contributing Editor: Jennifer Ouellette
Staff Writer: Ernie Tretkoff

February 2007 (Volume 16, Number 2)

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Articles in this Issue
APS Commemorates Birth of the Transistor
APS Membership Sets a New Record in 2007
Serious Consequences Loom if FY07 Budget is Frozen
PhysicsQuest Kits are Back by Popular Demand
Thursday Night Football with Tim Gay
Physicist Finds His Fortune in the Cards
Engineering Academy Seeks Grand Challenges
H. Frederick Dylla To Succeed Marc Brodsky as Head of American Institute of Physics
Members in the Media
This Month in Physics History
International News
Zero Gravity: The Lighter Side of Science
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