Working in physics

This section features practising physicists and it looks at how they use their physics on a daily basis, in areas ranging from the science of fine art to nuclear physics.

This section is useful if you are researching careers in which you can use your physics knowledge in a practical way.

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Final destination: space

Photo of Frances Wray in a lab
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Frances Wray describes how she turned childhood dreams about travelling to Mars into a career designing and testing components for space missions



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