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Print edition: January 2001


Revival of the Kondo effect

Atomic clocks


Rocks point to the existence of seas on the red planet

All in a flap

Ultrasound on the brain

News & Analysis

Just what will Bush mean for science?

First light on silicon lasers

Taking Galileo into space

AEA Technology sells its nuclear heart

Chief technologist quits BT

Organic research goes into overdrive

PPARC is rewarded for thinking big

Louis Neel

Budget boost for physics

Telling it like it is

Low morale strikes Los Alamos

French nuclear firms to merge

Are you a technophile?

Hole in ozone layer

Lochlainn O'Rafertaigh



Science fiction in the classroom


Nuetron update

Thoughts of a carbon atom


Rambling through E = mc2

Inflationary pressures on the big bang

Nico van Kampen: charlatans beware!

A Tribble's Guide to Space: How to get to Space and What to do When you Get There, Alan Tribble

How to build your own rocket

Views of a Physicist: Selected Papers of N G van Kampen, Paul Meijer

The Bigger Bang, James Lidsey

E=mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation, David Bodanis


A healthy future for physicists