Spotlighting Exceptional Research

Physics provides daily online-only news and commentary about a selection of papers from the APS journal collection. The website is aimed at the reader who wants to keep up with highlights of physics research with explanations that don’t rely on jargon and technical detail.

Visitors to the Physics website will find several types of articles:

  • Viewpoints: Commentaries on papers written by prominent experts in a given field.
  • Focus stories: Explanations of research papers geared toward students and non-experts.
  • Synopses: Brief news summaries about papers.
  • Notes from the Editors: Discussions of topics relevant to the physics community, but not necessarily covered in the APS journals.

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As a service to authors, Physics also sends tip sheets to credentialed journalists about upcoming papers.