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Physics Today 55 (10), 9 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2408496
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Physics Today 55 (10), 13–14 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522153

New experiments demonstrate that processing interaural timing differences entails more than just delay lines.

Physics Today 55 (10), 14–17 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522154

IBM researchers have developed an array of 1024 cantilevers, called Millipede, as a high-density alternative to magnetic recording. Moving across a polymer film, Millipede leaves footprints that encode information.

Physics Today 55 (10), 17–18 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522155

Geophysicists and oceanographers are scrambling to explain why the slight bulge around Earth’s equator, which had been slowly shrinking since 1979, abruptly reversed that trend four years ago.

Letters

Physics Today 55 (10), 10 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522150
Physics Today 55 (10), 10–11 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522151
Physics Today 55 (10), 11–, 75 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796527
Physics Today 55 (10), 75–76 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522188
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Physics Today 55 (10), 76 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522189

Issues and Events

Physics Today 55 (10), 20–21 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522156

To realize a humongous underwater neutrino detector, scientists from the various smaller deep-sea detectors should start laying the groundwork for an international collaboration, says a panel of experts.

Physics Today 55 (10), 22–23 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522157

According to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, sophisticated technology will be an important tool in preventing and responding to terrorist attacks, and the new homeland security department must have a strong, centralized science and technology office to meet the challenge.

Physics Today 55 (10), 23–25 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522158

A comprehensive National Research Council study weaves a decade’s worth of projects together into a tapestry that could reveal the answers to some of the most difficult questions in solar and space physics.

Physics Today 55 (10), 23 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522159
Physics Today 55 (10), 24 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522160
Physics Today 55 (10), 25–26 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522161
Physics Today 55 (10), 26 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522162
Physics Today 55 (10), 26–27 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522163
Physics Today 55 (10), 27 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2408497

Articles

Physics Today 55 (10), 29–34 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522164

Physicists seek simplicity in universal laws. Ecologists revel in complex interdependencies. A sustainable future for our planet will probably require a look at life from both sides.

Physics Today 55 (10), 36–41 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522165

Like atoms, quantum dots can be probed and manipulated with light. Unlike atoms, they can be customized.

Physics Today 55 (10), 42–46 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522166

Wigner led the design of the Hanford nuclear reactors and founded a school to teach reactor physics to people working in industry.

Opinion

Physics Today 55 (10), 48–49 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4761831

Meetings

Physics Today 55 (10), 50–51 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4761832

Books

Physics Today 55 (10), 53 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522169
Physics Today 55 (10), 53–54 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522170
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Physics Today 55 (10), 57–59 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522174
Physics Today 55 (10), 59–61 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2408498

New Products

Physics Today 55 (10), 61–65 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2408499

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Physics Today 55 (10), 68–70 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522180
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Physics Today 55 (10), 74 (2002); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.1522186
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