Physics World

Wednesday th 16th of December 2015

International Year of Light draws to a close - 18:40

Tuesday th 15th of December 2015

Quest to understand 'nothing' wins Physics World's 2015 Book of the Year - 18:31

Monday th 14th of December 2015

Our favourite pictures of 2015 - 18:31

Friday th 11th of December 2015

Double quantum-teleportation milestone is Physics World 2015 Breakthrough of the Year - 06:10

Thursday th 10th of December 2015

Akatsuki space mission reaches Venus after five-year detour - 18:00

Wednesday th 9th of December 2015

Electron lifetime is at least 66,000 yottayears - 18:50

Tuesday th 8th of December 2015

Pierre Auger cosmic-ray observatory set for expansion - 06:52

Monday th 7th of December 2015

Algae 'breaststroke' is synchronized from within - 18:51

Friday th 4th of December 2015

Hawaiian court throws out Thirty Meter Telescope building permit - 18:04

Magnetic fields near the Milky Way's black hole seen for the first time - 18:04

Thursday th 3rd of December 2015

Launch of LISA Pathfinder probe heralds new era in search for gravitational waves - 18:11

Wednesday th 2nd of December 2015

Universe's missing mass found in the cosmic web - 17:53

New laser creates a swirling vortex of light - 00:00

Tuesday th 1st of December 2015

Quantum-dot films convert infrared photons into visible light - 00:10

Friday th 27th of November 2015

New high-capacity battery goes with the flow - 23:40

Thursday th 26th of November 2015

UK science funding protected from cuts - 11:30

Wednesday th 25th of November 2015

How to make better dental fillings last longer - 23:30

Tuesday th 24th of November 2015

Physicists entangle qubits in a semiconductor at room temperature - 23:10

Monday th 23rd of November 2015

Cyborg roses become transistors and logic gates - 23:00

Sunday th 22nd of November 2015

Quantum fingerprint is impossible to replicate - 05:23

Satellite sensor unexpectedly detects waves in upper atmosphere - 05:23

Thursday th 19th of November 2015

Arecibo Observatory faces uncertain future as boss quits - 05:07

Revealing the hidden connection between pi and Bohr's hydrogen model - 05:07

All-optical technique shines a light on electronic band structure - 05:06

Friday th 13th of November 2015

Astronomers gaze upon the oldest stars in the galaxy - 21:50

Thursday th 12th of November 2015

Physicists put the arrow of time under a quantum microscope - 21:50

Wednesday th 11th of November 2015

Gran Sasso steps up the hunt for missing particles - 21:30

Tuesday th 10th of November 2015

Physicists send X-rays around the bend - 21:20

Monday th 9th of November 2015

Graphene paper goes for a stroll - 21:15

Bouncing droplets powered by evaporation - 04:36

Strong interaction between antiprotons is measured for the first time - 04:36

Mysterious dust and diffuse aurorae envelop the red planet - 04:36

Tuesday th 3rd of November 2015

Balloon bursts approach the speed of sound - 20:50

Monday th 2nd of November 2015

Portable brain scanner allows PET in motion - 20:30

Friday th 30th of October 2015

Leading universities form funding 'clique' - 20:10

Thursday th 29th of October 2015

Sonic tractor beam can manipulate objects in mid-air - 20:10

Wednesday th 28th of October 2015

Swarming fire ants show solid and liquid properties - 19:50

Tuesday th 27th of October 2015

Ultracold atoms put a new spin on neutron dipole measurements - 19:40

Monday th 26th of October 2015

Light-based quantum computers will come at a great cost - 19:20

Friday th 23rd of October 2015

Chirality affects current flow in graphene transistors - 19:00

Thursday th 22nd of October 2015

Chinese president to visit UK's graphene hub - 18:30

Wednesday th 21st of October 2015

Spectroscopy technique offers a new way to define temperature - 18:30

Tuesday th 20th of October 2015

Lasers burn holes in quantum security systems - 18:20

Monday th 19th of October 2015

Physicists crack mystery of the spectacular stones of the Giant's Causeway - 18:10

Friday th 16th of October 2015

European superscope reveals its three 'first-light' instruments - 17:30

Thursday th 15th of October 2015

NASA finds Pluto steeped in flowing glaciers and kilometre-high mountains - 17:30

Wednesday th 14th of October 2015

Berkeley astronomers question future of Geoffrey Marcy after harassment charge - 17:30

Tuesday th 13th of October 2015

Genetic engineering boosts energy transport in artificial photosynthesis - 21:50

Monday th 12th of October 2015

Tiny terahertz accelerator could rival huge free-electron lasers - 14:10

Friday th 9th of October 2015

Silicon quantum logic gate is a first - 13:50