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Physics Today 62 (3), 8–9 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099588

Letters

Physics Today 62 (3), 10 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099562
Physics Today 62 (3), 10 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797073
Physics Today 62 (3), 10 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797075
Physics Today 62 (3), 10–12 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797078
Physics Today 62 (3), 12 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099563
Physics Today 62 (3), 12 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099564
Physics Today 62 (3), 12 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797081

Search and Discovery

Physics Today 62 (3), 14–16 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099565

Evidence from clusters and elsewhere suggests that the universe’s accelerated expansion is driven by something that behaves like Einstein’s cosmological constant.

Physics Today 62 (3), 16 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099566
Physics Today 62 (3), 17–18 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099567

Leaflike sheets, wormy ropes, and helical filaments are just some of the shapes that can emerge, under the right conditions, from inorganic compounds.

Physics Today 62 (3), 18 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099568
Physics Today 62 (3), 18 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797083

Issues and Events

Physics Today 62 (3), 20–22 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099569

From faulty products to murder, physicists help figure out what really happened.

Physics Today 62 (3), 22–24 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099570

Smaller, cheaper accelerators promise to make proton radiation therapy available to more cancer patients.

Physics Today 62 (3), 24–26 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099571

Leading European synchrotron also approves a seven-year upgrade.

Physics Today 62 (3), 26–28 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099573

Is digitizing astronomical photographic plates worth the time and money?

Physics Today 62 (3), 28 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099574
Physics Today 62 (3), 28–29 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099575
Physics Today 62 (3), 28 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099576
Physics Today 62 (3), 29 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797086
Physics Today 62 (3), 29 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4797089

Articles

Physics Today 62 (3), 31–35 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099577

Alberta’s petroleum reserves are comparable to Saudi Arabia’s, but accessing that oil poses challenges in the physics of fluids and particulates.

Physics Today 62 (3), 37–42 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099578

When interpreting experimental results, context is everything. The researchers who took and analyzed the most important eclipse data had good reasons for judging the experiment a victory for Albert Einstein.

Physics Today 62 (3), 44–49 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099645

Surfing a plasma wave, a bunch of electrons or positrons can experience much higher accelerating gradients than a conventional RF linac could provide.

Books

Physics Today 62 (3), 51–52 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099579
Physics Today 62 (3), 52–53 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099580
Physics Today 62 (3), 54 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099581
Physics Today 62 (3), 55–56 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099582
Physics Today 62 (3), 56–59 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099583

New Products

Physics Today 62 (3), 60–63 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099584

Obituaries

In Special Collection: Print Obituaries
Physics Today 62 (3), 65 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099585

Quick Study

Physics Today 62 (3), 66–67 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099586

An increasingly popular percussion instrument created less than 10 years ago has inspired musicians and physicists alike to explore its sonic properties.

Back Scatter

Physics Today 62 (3), 76 (2009); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3099587
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