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In March's Physics World: Throwing light on a mysterious human superpower

2 March 2015

Most people, at some point in their lives, have dreamt of being able to fly like Superman or develop superhuman strength like the Hulk

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42nd IOP Plasma Physics Conference
Registration deadline: 13 March 2015

The physics of Microorganisms
Registration deadline: 17 March 2015

Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials (MSM-XIX)
Registration deadline: 18 March 2015

Magnetism 2015
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Electrostatics 2015
Registration deadline: 1 April 2015

Manchester lecture: The physics of agent-based modelling
25 February, 6.30-7.30pm. Room G.33, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6HB

Young Persons Physics Lecture and Poster Competition
The deadline for the IOP Manchester Branch Young Persons Physics Lecture and Poster Competition is approaching fast. Don't miss your chance to win £250!


March 2

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  • 1862 Birth of Boris Galitzine, inventor of the first electromagnetic seismograph
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