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Here at, we’re upgrading our weekly newswire to make it even easier for you to find the content that interests you. With the same fascinating material as before, you’ll find that the new HTML newswire is clearer to read and includes all of the stunning imagery that’s used on our website.

What’s inside?

Mockup of the new Physicsworld HTML newswire

Delivered straight to your inbox each week, inside the weekly newswire you’ll find links to all the latest content added to

  • Headline news
    The top physics stories from around the world;
  • In-depth articles
    Features, opinions and reviews from the world’s top physicists and professional science writers;
  • Blog
    Our editors’ regular updates on what’s happening in physics and beyond;
  • Videos and webinars
    Exclusive interviews and in-depth lectures from leading figures in the physics community;
  • Job vacancies
    Whether you're an undergraduate, graduate, researcher or industry professional – we can help find the right job for you, in association with, and

I’m already a newswire subscriber, what’s changed?

From 15 November you will receive the upgraded version of our usual weekly newswire. The newly improved newswire will be delivered to you in HTML format to improve the readability and allow the use of images to illustrate the articles.

Do I need to do anything?

That’s what is so great about it! You don’t have to lift a finger. If you’re already a registered user, then we’ll take care of everything for you. From 15 November you will automatically start to receive the upgraded newswire.

Can I continue to receive the newswire in plain-text format?

We are not making the newswire available in plain-text format at the current time. However, if your e-mail client is unable to display HTML format, we will be including a link that will allow you to view the newswire in your Web browser.

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