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Planetary Science

Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God

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Saving Isaac Newton: How a Jewish Collector Brought the Physicist’s Papers to America

An excerpt from ‘The Newton Papers’ reveals the scientist’s long-hidden, anti-rationalist, heretical obsession with alchemy

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Holocaust Survivor Francois Englert Wins Nobel

Shares physics prize with Peter Higgs for the pair’s Higgs particle discovery

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Encounters With the God Particle: The Higgs Boson Meets Organized Religion

The Higgs boson, the pope, and the curious interaction between organized religion and big science

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Politicizing Einstein

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