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SPIE congratulates 2021 Physics Nobel Laureates

SPIE congratulates this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics winners, Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann, and Giorgio Parisi, “for groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of complex systems.” Although not directly optics- or photonics-related, their work has helped explain the natural world and…

Textbooks on video game writing and design

Game Writing Narrative Skills for Videogames 2nd edition Chris Bateman Request exam copy Through insights and experiences of professional game writers, Game Writing captures a snapshot of the narrative skills employed in today’s game industry. This collection of practical advice provides the…

Bilingualism, the Brain and Society

Does speaking two languages enrich the brain? How do class and race influence the labeling of bilingualism as good or bad? Join us to explore the neuroscience and social context of bilingualism. Event Description: For many stuck in Covid lockdowns,…

The Latest Annual Reviews Buzz – September 2021

New Review Article Collection Now Available: CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME EVENTS “Extreme weather and climate events, such as heat waves, cyclones, and floods, are an expression of climate variability. These events and events influenced by climate change, such as wildfires,…

The Latest Annual Reviews Buzz – August 2021

Education and Society Article Collection “Education correlates strongly with most important social and economic outcomes such as economic success, health, family stability, and social connections.” –Michael Hout, Annual Review of Sociology This collection explores the challenges facing educators, students, and society…