The International Union for Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) celebrates its centenary this year, but its beginnings were far from easy. Roberto Lalli and Jaume Navarro reflect on IUPAP’s evolving role in promoting international cooperation.
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Lalli, R., Navarro, J. 100 Years of the International Union for Pure and Applied Physics. Nat Rev Phys 4, 568–569 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s42254-022-00503-w