June 2010 (Volume 19, Number 6)
You might think that Cherry Murray (right), President of APS in 2009, was passing the gavel to current President Curtis Callan. That would be wrong.
Food, Drink, and Lasers on the Hill
The Rayburn Office Building on Capitol Hill was crowded as members of Congress, congressional staffers, and representatives of the scientific community celebrated the 50th anniversary of the laser.
How DO Lasers Take the Twinkle Out of Starlight?
In April, the APS LaserFest outreach team participated in the Cambridge Science Festival in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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