Search and Discovery
We’ve learned from the laureates that some mysterious vacuum energy now prevails over all the matter in the cosmos.
The realization that ordered solids needn’t be translationally periodic sent experts scrambling to rewrite the textbooks on condensed matter.
Issues and Events
To go from having islands of excellence to being a major world player in science, India must solve such problems as a dearth of teachers and a divide between research and teaching.
Could the German model of applied research be emulated as the US struggles to retain what remains of its manufacturing sector?
The diverse set of waves generated in Earth’s interior, oceans, and atmosphere during the devastating Tohoku-oki earthquake reveal some extraordinary geophysics.
Suitably engineered interactions between atoms and the lasers that probe them enable experimenters to dramatically improve measurement sensitivity.