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Texas-Sized APS March Meeting in San Antonio
The 2015 March Meeting is coming to San Antonio.
Benefactor Jay Jones Funds New APS Medal
A generous gift establishes APS’s first prize for work across all fields of physics.
2014 PhysicsQuest Winners Announced
The winners of APS’s PhysicsQuest outreach contest come from diverse backgrounds and many have been a part of the program for years.
APS Members and Council Vote Yes on Corporate Reform
APS’s new Constitution & Bylaws were adopted in an overwhelming member vote and unanimous council vote.
A Brief History of Stephen Hawking
Stephen Hawking’s biopic hit theaters this month, with the renowned physicist ably played by actor Eddie Redmayne.
Black Holes, Hollywood, and Interstellar: Q&A with Kip Thorne
Physicist Kip Thorne talks to APS News about his work on the Hollywood blockbuster film “Interstellar.”
Science Collides with Politics
The House Science Committee investigating “questionable” NSF grants has scrutinized almost 60 research and education projects.
Outlook for Science after Congressional Changeover
After the Senate changed hands in the midterm election, experts look ahead for what this might mean for the future of science funding.
Retiring Representative Rush Holt to Take Helm at AAAS
Physicist and Member of Congress Rush Holt (D-N.J.) will soon head the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
PRX Takes on a New Role
APS’s fully open access journal is the new go-to venue for physicists to publish high-quality open access science.
Historic Sites: Muon Time Dilation Experiment
Observatory on top of Mount Washington in New Hampshire.
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December 20, 1951: First Electricity Generated by Atomic Power
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Learning from Germany’s Approach to Global Science
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