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2010-11-16 17:00:00

Design for Manmade Light Trapping Device Could Help Harvest Light for Solar Cells. WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-11-03 10:18:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Institute of Physics (www.aip.org) announced today the addition of UniPHY Discussion Groups, a new, highly interactive feature on the UniPHY (aipuniphy.org) professional and social networking platform.

2010-07-02 10:10:00

With the attention of sports fans worldwide focused on South Africa and the 2010 FIFA World Cup, US scientist John Eric Goff has made the aerodynamics of the soccer ball a focus of his research.

2010-03-12 09:49:00

Scientific publisher goes global MELVILLE, N.Y., March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Institute of Physics (AIP) announced today that it is opening a new office in Beijing, China - the first part of a multi-phase plan to expand globally.

2008-08-18 09:00:55

The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is comprised of 10 member societies with a total of more than 125,000 individual members, providing services and programs dedicated to the physical sciences and engineering communities.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.