APS in the News

Revisiting EMF Risks
July 8, 2014
Is the New York Times irresponsibly raising the specter of extremely low frequency radio wave risks?
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Cosmic Void Structure
July 7, 2014
A simple equation can describe large-scale bubbles that appear in the dark matter distributed throughout the Universe.
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Modeling Molecular Magnets
July 7, 2014
The complete magnetic properties of the prototype molecular magnet Mn12 have been modeled, for the first time.
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Planck and BICEP2 May Share Data
July 2, 2014
Scientists on rival studies of the early universe in discussion about working together.
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