Physics and Society: April 2017
Volume 46, Number 2
Science as a Muse for Art and Design, Ágnes Mócsy
Forum on Physics and Society Leadership Focus: from the New FPS Chair, Allen L. Sessoms
The U.S. Government & Renewable Energy: A Winding Road, By Allan R. Hoffman, Reviewed by Ruth Howes
Almighty: Courage, Resistance, and Existential Peril in the Nuclear Age, By Dan Zak, Reviewed by Leonard Solon
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