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Two quantum properties teleported together for first time

Spin and orbital angular momentum transferred between photons

Filamentous laser beams point to new type of phase transition

Clustering threads of plasma could help control lightning and seed clouds

Carbon dioxide's contribution to greenhouse effect monitored in real time

Decade-long study makes direct link between rising greenhouse-gas levels and heating of the Earth

Quasar spectrum shines a new light on unchanged fundamental constants

Results hint at the static nature of the dark-energy field

Could the Sun be trapping asymmetric dark matter?

New model could help settle discrepancies between theory and observational solar data

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The 2013 Impact Factors, published by Thomson Reuters, once again show growth for many of the journals published by IOP Publishing (IOP).

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Science demo: how to bend light using high-street lenses

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An adjustable vision for the world

Podcast Josh Silver on how his adjustable glasses can bring clear vision to billions in the developing world

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One step from Earth

Richard Corfield reports on plans to mine the Moon

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Quantum-inspired art

Robert P Crease drops in on an exhibition exploring how quantum physics inspires graphic artists

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Ringing changes on vital information

How do you capture the information revolution in a museum exhibit? Andrew Robinson reviews a book with plenty to say about this challenge

Craft, science, early industry

James Watt and the interplay between "thinking" and "doing" in the Industrial Revolution makes for a "meaty" subject, writes Basil Mahon

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