Physics World October 2016
From weapons to white dwarfs: How military labs are opening up to the world
Also in this issue:
* Features: The descent of mass – searching for violations in the universality of free fall
* Lateral Thoughts: Access all areas – attending a scientific conference with a physical disability
* Features: Breakthrough factors – does success come from hard graft or flashes of insight?
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Also new this month: Physics World Focus on Neutron Science
In Europe, neutron scientists are facing up to a number of headwinds. One is the uncertainty caused by the recent UK vote to leave the European Union, while another is the impending closure of ageing reactors across the continent. Improvements to accelerator technology and instruments could help.