The Australian Academy of Science and The Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute are currently preparing a Decadal Plan for the Mathematical Sciences in Australia.
Prepare to be MOOCed! The MOOCs are upon us and there is no turning back. MOOC is an acronym for Massively Open Online Course.
The Nobel Prize in Physics this year was awarded jointly to Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs "for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles".