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IOP members receive Queen’s birthday honours

14 June 2019

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Government investment in quantum

Government invests £153 million in UK’s quantum technologies

14 June 2019

Government has today announced it will invest £153 million into the National Quantum Technologies Programme.

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IOP at Science and the Assembly 2019

7 June 2019

This week’s Science and the Assembly event in Cardiff (4 June 2019) once again brought together scientists, politicians and science educators from schools colleges and HEIs, to share experiences, good practice and recommendations for teaching and curriculum development. Read more on out beta site.

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17 June

  • 1969 The Soviet probe Venera 6 descends into the atmosphere of Venus and sends back what data it can before being crushed by pressure

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