Date: Thu Mar 26 13:21:18 2009 Back to Contents ------------------------------------------------------------------------

Author: Bernard Cleyet

Subject: Free Astron. download. Fwd: physicsworld.com newswire (Week 12)

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For those who don't subscribe:

[caveat: not quite free.]

bc already receives enuff spam, but ...

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> From: "physicsworld.com"
> Date: 2009, March 19, 17:00:00 PDT
> To: bernardcleyet@redshift.com
> Subject: physicsworld.com newswire (Week 12)
>
> physicsworld.com newswire (Week 12)
>
> FREE:Download a PDF of the Astronomy 2009 special issue of Physics
> World
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/download/si2009
>
> To celebrate the International Year of Astronomy 2009, Physics
> World has
> devoted the whole of its March issue to the exploration of the cosmos.
>
> The issue includes interviews with leading figures from the world of
> astronomy, who reveal what they think are the biggest challenges
> for the
> subject.
>
> Other feature articles look at the search for exoplanets, the
> development of
> planetary exploration, the return to the Moon, astronomers' plans for
> extra-large telescopes, and the legacy of Galileo. We also showcase
> five
> iconic images from astronomy.
>
> For you free copy follow this link
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/download/si2009
>
> HEADLINE NEWS
>
> Sponsored by Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co KGaA
> Journal of Biophotonics ? Free online access for institutions!
> Ask your librarian to register for complimentary online access to the
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> research
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>
> Seeing chemicals at the nanoscale
> Synchrotron radiation and microscopy combine to reveal chemical
> identities
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/38311
>
> Gravity probe blasts off
> ?350m craft to provide high-resolution map of Earth?s gravitational
> field
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/38251
>
> Quantum friction: does it exist after all?
> New calculations suggest no lateral force between moving plates in
> a vacuum
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/38213
>
> Physicist bags Templeton prize
> Bernard d?Espagnat awarded for his work on the foundation of quantum
> mechanics
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/38239
>
> TEAM sees crystals smaller and clearer
> Berkeley researchers revamp their transmission electron microscope
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/38230
>
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> DIARY
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>
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> APS MARCH MEETING
> Hamish Johnston is blogging from the APS March Meeting in Pittsburgh.
> Catch-up with him here:
> http://physicsworld.com/blog/aps_2009_march_meeting/
>
> Webcasting Physics
> Physics teachers gather to discuss dark matters
> http://physicsworld.com/blog/2009/03/webcasting_physics.html
>
> Are we playing Russian roulette with the climate?
> http://physicsworld.com/blog/2009/03/climate_roulette.html
>
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>
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> IN DEPTH
>
> Stars in his eyes
> Inspiring public interest in the night sky is one of the key
> objectives of
> the International Year of Astronomy. You can be sure then that the
> Public
> Astronomer of the UK ? Marek Kukula ? is experiencing a very high
> workload
> right now. Physics World reporter James Dacey managed to steal a
> bit of time
> from Kukula's schedule to find out about his job, his interests,
> and his
> thoughts on the future of astronomy.
> http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/indepth/38273
>
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>
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>
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>
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>
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>
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