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Jan 19, 2014

A special free-to-read digital edition containing 10 of our very best feature articles on the science and applications of light

In depth: July 2008

Features

A quantum renaissance

Markus Aspelmeyer and Anton Zeilinger on how technological advances let us readdress fundamental quantum puzzles

Opinion

Breaking through

Those outside the mainstream can find it hard to make worthwhile scientific contributions

A gathering for Gardner

Robert P Crease examines why mathematics popularizer Martin Gardner inspires so many different kinds of people

Reviews

A cosmic conundrum

Lincoln Wolfenstein explores the enduring mystery of matter–antimatter asymmetry

Blog life: Chris Lintott's Universe

Chris Lintott on life co-presenting TV's The Sky at Night