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Lee Smolin on the nature of time

Author and researcher Lee Smolin discusses the reality of time and its impact on the supposedly timeless laws of physics

Learning to adapt: an interview with Joshua Miele

Physicist-turned-adaptive-devices-researcher Joshua Miele talks about the barriers that blind science students face in their studies

The enigmatic life of J Robert Oppenheimer

Learn more about this pivotal figure in the history of modern physics from his biographer Ray Monk

Quantum computing: Challenges, triumphs and applications

Leading experts explain how quantum mechanics could be harnessed to revolutionize computing

Book of the Year 2012

Find out which book tops our list of the year's best popular-physics titles

India's physics rebels

A short audio documentary about the students in India who have rejected the allure of engineering to follow their hearts into fundamental science

Mavericks, outsiders and cranks

In this podcast, Physics World's books team explores the boundary between true science and crazy science

Physics in fiction

Physics World's books-podcast team reviews four recent fiction books that put physics and physicists at the centre of the action

Going where the beam is good

A podcast about science careers, the end of the Tevatron, and why particle physicists are like surfer dudes

Quantum mechanics in popular-science books

Physics World's podcast team discusses the enduring appeal of quantum mechanics