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Apr 29 2016 - 11:30am

The lure of big data and machine learning can overshadow the value of thorough scientific inquiry.

Mar 2 2016 - 11:45am

AIP's News Director reflects on a revolution in Electron Microscopy detailed in a Perspective in "The Journal of Chemical Physics" by Nobel laureate Ahmed Zewail and Caltech senior scientist Dmitry Shorokhov.

Feb 22 2016 - 2:00pm

It's important to address the physical impacts of shifting weather patterns.

Feb 16 2016 - 10:45am

How can we wrap our minds around the truly wicked problem of climate change?

Feb 12 2016 - 2:15pm

Congress almost defeated the LIGO program before it was ever built.

Dec 7 2015 - 10:45am

A scientific approach can reveal much about combat sports, and football.

Nov 20 2015 - 3:15pm

In the 1960s geologists had to throw out their textbooks.

May 21 2014 - 11:30am

It's time for deniers of human-caused global warming to stop using an old magazine story as ammunition against the consensus of today's climate scientists.

Jan 27 2014 - 4:30pm

Experts are working to develop evidence-based ways to measure anti-terrorism efforts.

Oct 24 2013 - 1:45pm

The Story of Modern Single-Streaming Recycling