# Culture and history

### Bookshelf

Dall’Atomo al Cosmo (From Atoms to the Cosmos) by Franco Foresta Martin, Editoriale Scienza. ISBN 8873072305, €12.90. From the title it might seem that this book is a scientific voyage fro...

### TRIUMF: the home of Canadian subatomic physics

The acronym for Canada’s national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics, TRIUMF, was out of date almost as soon as it was coined. Derived from “TRI-University Meson Facility”, ...