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December 2015 (Volume 24, Number 11)

APS Council of Representatives Approves Three New Statements

The APS Council of Representatives approved three official statements on November 14. These were drafted by the APS Panel on Public Affairs, and reviewed by the APS membership and Board of Directors before receiving final approval by the Council. Follow the links below to see the statements:

Women and Physics: Statement 15.2
Earth’s Changing Climate: Statement 15.3
Civic Engagement of Scientists: Statement 15.1

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Editor: David Voss
Staff Science Writer: Emily Conover
Contributing Correspondent: Alaina G. Levine
Art Director and Special Publications Manager: Kerry G. Johnson
Publication Designer and Production: Nancy Bennett-Karasik

December 2015 (Volume 24, Number 11)

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Articles in this Issue
Astronomy Allies Team Up to Confront Sexual Harassment
First Elected APS Treasurer: James Hollenhorst
Squinting to See a Single Photon
Tracking Earth’s Carbon Cycle from Space
2015 APS National Mentoring Committee and Bridge Program Conference
Edible Optics, Tracking Bugs, and More
Steering Small-Scale Satellites
APS Council of Representatives Approves Three New Statements
Inside APS
This Month in Physics History
Diversity Update
Profiles in Versatility
The Back Page
Inside the Beltway