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Teachers of Physics award
Teachers of Physics award (Wales 2013) - nominations open!

Welsh Physics Teachers Conference
This will take place on 4 October 2017

Storyteller Christine Watkins
joins forces with local scientists again

IOP Wales Public Lecture
with Dr Natasha Jackson-Booth of QinetiQ, on 16 November

Welsh Physics Teachers Conference
A free day of CPD for Welsh physics teachers

The Institute of Physics releases Welsh election manifesto
The IOP has released a manifesto which highlights the most important issues facing physics in Wales

Something DIFFerent: stories of science
7 Feb, 6,30-7.30pm, Gwdidw, Cardiff CF10 2HJ

Evening Lecture - The Science of Doctor Who: Time Travel and Alien Worlds
Travelling to alien worlds is one of the regular features of Doctor Who. But how could the TARDIS travel there and what would those alien worlds really be like?

International Year of Light Launch Wales
You are cordially invited to attend the official Wales launch of the International Year of Light on 5 February at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay

22 March

  • 1995 Valeri Polyakov returns to Earth after a record 437 days in space
  • 1997 Comet Hale-Bopp has its closest approach to Earth
  • 1868 Birth of Robert Millikan, who first measured the charge on an electron, for which he was awarded the 1923 Nobel Prize
  • 1931 Birth of Burton Richter, the leader of the team at the Stanford Linear Accelerator that co-discovered the J/Ψ meson. Richter was jointly awarded the 1976 Nobel Prize along with Samuel CC Ting, the leader of the team at the Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Physics in Perspective
    Watch talks from well-renowned physicists at our lecture series; you may even learn a thing or two

  • Schools lecture series
    The schools lectures feature topics from the Olympics to rock music. Plenty of physics to learn too!

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