- 1970 Apollo 13 returns safely to Earth after its aborted trip to the moon
- 1863 Birth of Augustus Edward Hough Love, known for his mathematical theory of elasticity and for his work on wave propagation
Impact Factor success
The 2012 Impact Factors once again show significant growth for many of the journals published by IOP Publishing.
New physicsworld.com service helps to connect research with industry
Physics Connect, an online innovation service that aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry, has been launched on physicsworld.com.