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Annual Reviews are journals that publish review articles (overviews of a topic) only.
News from scientific societies
Physics Today from the American Institute of Physics
Physics World from the Institute of Physics
Astronomy & Geophysics from the Royal Astronomical Society
AAS Nova from the American Astronomical Society
EOS from the American Geophysical Union
Optics and Photonics News from the Optical Society
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