Chief executive writes to IOP members about Brexit

Since I last wrote on Brexit, we have continued to strongly advocate for our community throughout the process, and I wanted to let you know … Read more

Witnessing the launch of the Parker Solar Probe

If you’re an IOP member you can apply for our Carers’ Fund of up to £250 to help you attend physics-related events or conferences that … Read more

Report after report shows global under-representation of women in science.

This is especially prevalent in physical sciences, where women make up only 28% of the combined fields worldwide. Observers of the scientific disciplines such as … Read more

Whole School Equality – Get involved!

Since October 2017, the Improving Gender Balance team has been working on the Gender Champions programme, providing support to nearly 50 teachers across the country … Read more

Remembering Stephen Hawking (1942–2018)

We look back on the life and work of the instantly recognisable cosmologist and popular-science writer