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PHY 3020: Physics for Future Presidents

Information for PHY 3020 (Instructor: Salik)

Introduction

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Newspapers for finding science-related stories and articles

The Economist


Los Angeles Times

The New York Times

Magazines for finding science-related stories and articles

Discover

  • Newsmagazine of science devoted to the wonders, mysteries and challenges of modern science and technology. Written for the educated layperson in nontechnical language.
  • Library access
  • On the open Web

New Scientist

  • The latest science and technology news & advances. Written weekly in a stimulating, lively and authoritative way.
  • Library access
  • On the open Web

Popular Science

  • Aims to make complex ideas entertaining and accessible. Comprehensive coverage of a broad range of scientific and technological topics such as computers and electronics, energy, tools and techniques, and new products and inventions, as well as horticulture.
  • Library access
  • About the magazine (on the open Web)
  • On the open Web

Science News

  • Reports on new research findings, developments and issues in all disciplines of science, for a non-specialist audience. Includes short reports from major conferences and congresses, reviews of results published in scientific journals and coverage of legislative and political events relevant to scientific policy.
  • Library access
  • About the magazine (on the open Web)
  • On the open Web

Scientific American

  • Authoritative articles on all sciences by scientists who do the research reported. Edited for the interested layperson.
  • Library access
  • On the open Web