April 2010 (Volume 5, Number 1)
Business Leaders Call for Re-Authorization of America COMPETES Legislation
Four business leaders testified before Congress to re-authorize the America COMPETES bill.
Physicist Takes on Superhero Role for LaserFest
APS's head of public outreach Becky Thompson-Flagg teams up with Spectra: The Original Laser Superhero to make physics fun for kids.
Secretary Chu Names 2009 Enrico Fermi Award Winners
Secretary Chu names winners of one of the most prestigious science and technology awards.
Gala Laser Celebration Sparkles in the Snow
A Gala was held in Washington D.C. to kickoff LaserFest, a series of events celebrating 50 years of the laser.
Snapshots from Physics History
The Birth of Jean-Baptiste Joseph Fourier
Members in the Media
This features members quoted in other publications.
The Back Page
Keep America Strong by Investing in Basic Scientific Research
Flag Hall of the Museum of American History
<em>Capitol Hill Quarterly </em> April 2010: Flag Hall of the Museum of American History
Laser Cake at the LaserFest Gala
<em>Capitol Hill Quarterly </em> April 2010: Laser Cake at the LaserFest Gala
<em>Capitol Hill Quarterly </em> April 2010: LaserFest Gala
2009 Fermi Award Winners
<em>Capitol Hill Quarterly</em> April 2010: 2009 Fermi Award Winners
APS Commends President’s Fiscal Year 2011 Proposed Scientific Budget
The President's 2011 budget proposes increased investment in scientific research.
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