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Applying next-generation plasma acceleration techniques to high-energy physics requires a global effort.
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• KEK and Fermilab directors reappointed • APS announces 2018 prizes and awards • Wang, Kim and Nishikawa awarded Pontecorvo Prize • ISOLDE marks 50 years of physics with exotic nuclei • Diamond anniversay • Crete workshop takes stock of hadron therapy • Madagascar physics in focus • Precision electroweak discussions in Orsay • CAS course in advance accelerator physics • Exploring the physics case for a very-high-energy electron–proton collider Visits
• Henri Desportes 1933–2017 • Patrick Fleury 1935–2017 • Sergei Matinyan 1931–2017 • Gary Steigman 1941–2017
A well-organised school trip to a laboratory like CERN can change a young person’s life.