Rounding out our offerings of new e-resources are these collections of new ejournals. IOP Archive collections A historic collection of 77 journals published by the Institute of Physics between 1874 – 2006. Healthcare Professionals Subscriptions to 7 new healthcare journal titles. Annals …

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Scientists at the Photonics Research Group of Ghent University-IMEC have fabricated a world map on a scale of 1:1,000,000,000,000. Or, if you prefer, 1: 1 trillion. http://photonics.intec.ugent.be/publications/MediaCoverage/2009-12-17/default.htm This reminded TOTD of a discussion on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme this …

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Here’s something that should appeal to mechanical engineers and those with an interest in physics. http://sodaplay.com/ Try Constructor, which allows you to create models using a combination of fixed and free masses, springs and muscles. http://sodaplay.com/creators/soda/items/constructor It takes some practice, and …

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