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Technological plasmas

A new light on dark matter


Material gain for MRI

Shortcut for X-ray pulses

Quantum loophole shut

News & Analysis

Muons threaten Standard Model

CCLRC boss turns to youth for advice

New treatment for Parkinson's disease

Physicists use chaos to calm the web

Fusion looks for start-ups

Metal superconductor turns up the heat

Europe unites over ITER

US researchers plot high-energy future

Windfall for Irish science

A position fit for a king

New charter for UK science

Crafoord prize goes to Connes


Making physics common sense


Teacher troubles

Physics on drugs

Buddhism, bosons and beliefs


Why nothing really matters to physicists

Encyclopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Paul Murdin (ed)

A reference point to the cosmos

Why nothing really matters to physicists

Standard setting in radiation protection