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Who was the real Abdus Salam?

Honouring his achievements – members of Abdus Salam’s family at the International Centre for...

Retrial granted for jailed Iranian physicist

<img src="https://physicsworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/PW-2014-10-16-kokabee-635x438.jpg" alt title="Kokabee's portrait, featured in an exhibition across from the...

Fabiola Gianotti will take over as CERN boss

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Celebrating the life and work of John Bell

By Matin Durrani This year marks the 50th anniversary of the publication of a now-famous...

LED firm rejects Nobel laureate’s olive branch

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Physicist nominated as US defence secretary

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Particle pioneer Val Fitch dies at 91

<!-- --> Symmetry breaker: Nobel laureate Val Fitch has died...

Was Bruno Pontecorvo a spy?

Reflecting on – Frank Close (centre) discusses the life of the Italian physicist Bruno...

New US philanthropy group picks physicist as boss

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Light lunch with a Nobel prize winner

Lunchtime chat: Shuji Nakamura (right) in conversation with Scott Rosenfeld. By Robert P Crease...