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In depth: October 2007

Features

Sputnik's legacy

50 years after Sputnik 1

Physics up above

Science on the International Space Station

Opinion

Fifty years after Sputnik

Regulations must be tightened if we are to continue to reap the benefits of space

Gravitation

Robert P Crease explains how Newton's law of gravitation also influenced human nature

Reviews

Let there be light

The story of the white LED

An element of fear

Understanding plutonium

Blog life: The Reference Frame

LuboŇ° Motl targets strings