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Physics Today 60 (8), 8–9 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774115

Letters

Physics Today 60 (8), 10 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774081
Physics Today 60 (8), 10 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796531
Physics Today 60 (8), 10–12 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796533
Physics Today 60 (8), 12–14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796536
Physics Today 60 (8), 12 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796539
Physics Today 60 (8), 12–14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796541
Physics Today 60 (8), 14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774082
Physics Today 60 (8), 14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774083
Physics Today 60 (8), 14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796544
Physics Today 60 (8), 14 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796548

Search and Discovery

Physics Today 60 (8), 16–18 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774084

The dark matter that dominates the material content of the cosmos is thought to be made up of WIMPs, weakly interacting particles perhaps 100 times heavier than protons.

Physics Today 60 (8), 19–20 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774085

Low-intensity alternating fields can hinder or destroy dividing cells and slow the growth of brain tumors in cancer patients.

Physics Today 60 (8), 21 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774086

Physics Today 60 (8), 22–23 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774087

The problem of excessive noise in hospitals is under-studied and poorly understood. But for one cancer ward, acousticians have found a simple, effective solution.

Physics Update

Physics Today 60 (8), 24 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774088
Physics Today 60 (8), 24 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796550
Physics Today 60 (8), 24 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796553
Physics Today 60 (8), 24 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4796556

Issues and Events

Physics Today 60 (8), 26–28 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774089

Crystal growing for physics measurements has fallen between the cracks in the US; without a turnaround, the country can't help but lag in the discovery of new materials and their applications.

Physics Today 60 (8), 29–30 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774090

As open access moves mainstream, publishers are concerned about who is going to fund their journals.

Physics Today 60 (8), 30–32 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774091

Viewing scientists and researchers as “input mechanisms” for his directorate, the new science and technology undersecretary says he is open to all ideas but insists on technology that works.

Physics Today 60 (8), 32–33 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774092

Physics Today 60 (8), 33–34 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774093

The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology aims to become a world-class institution.

Physics Today 60 (8), 34 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774094
Physics Today 60 (8), 34 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774095

Articles

Physics Today 60 (8), 35–41 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774096

Just one atom thick, this two-dimensional semiconductor does not resemble any known material.

Physics Today 60 (8), 42–47 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774097

Local spacetime geometry is not the only thing that black holes affect. They also profoundly influence galaxy formation and have an impact on scales as large as clusters of galaxies.

Physics Today 60 (8), 49–55 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774098

Internal causes led to the decline of Islam's scientific greatness long before the era of mercantile imperialism. To contribute once again, Muslims must be introspective and ask what went wrong.

Books

Physics Today 60 (8), 57 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774099
Physics Today 60 (8), 57–58 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774100
Physics Today 60 (8), 58–59 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774101
Physics Today 60 (8), 60–61 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774102
Physics Today 60 (8), 61–62 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774103
Physics Today 60 (8), 62–64 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774104

New Products

Physics Today 60 (8), 66–68 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774105

We Hear That

Physics Today 60 (8), 70 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774106
Physics Today 60 (8), 70 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774107
Physics Today 60 (8), 70 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774108
Physics Today 60 (8), 70–71 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774109
Physics Today 60 (8), 71 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774110

Obituaries

In Special Collection: Print Obituaries
Physics Today 60 (8), 71–72 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774111
In Special Collection: Print Obituaries
Physics Today 60 (8), 72–73 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774112

Quick Study

Physics Today 60 (8), 74–75 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774113

Gravitational interactions among the particles in Saturn's rings lead to a variety of novel structures, including propeller-like features, wavy perturbations, and co-orbital rings around embedded satellites.

Back Scatter

Physics Today 60 (8), 88 (2007); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2774114
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