How a physics degree at Oxford led to a career in opera
The managing partner of Circle private-healthcare partnership
A career in space technology offers great scope for creativity and the chance to build something new. It can even make you relatively popular at parties, as Kevin Middleton describe...
From physics to Arctic photography
As they enter their final year of undergraduate study, six students from around the globe share with Physics World their perspectives on physics, their courses and the future
The Dutch artist who makes “living” beach sculptures that can move
Life as a postdoctoral researcher offers opportunities for making independent contributions to science, but there are pitfalls too, as Margaret Harris explains
Umberto Guidoni is a former astronaut and a member of the European Parliament, belonging to the Party of Italian Communists
Thanks to concerns about carbon emissions and the rising price of fossil fuels, the green-energy industry is currently experiencing huge growth worldwide. This presents plenty of interesting and lucr...