On the occasion of his 80th birthday, we talked with Guy Paić, a brilliant physicist and a long-time member of the ALICE collaboration, about his career and his passions.
A scientific workshop on the application of ion physics to cancer therapy, space research and material science, was held on 28-30 August in Crete. A rich programme of outreach events was also included.
Ramona Lea, of the University and INFN of Trieste (Italy), has recently given a seminat at CERN on the study of the production of light (anti-) nuclei and (anti-) hypernuclei with ALICE at the LHC. Here she provides a summary of the topic.