On the 110th anniversary of the birth of L.D. Landau. From the archive
"Physics is supposed to be spoken of with a bit of irony": unknown speech by L.D. Landau, 8 April 1960
P.A. Druzhinin Institute of Linguistics, Bol'shoi Kislovskii per. 1/1, Moscow, 125009, Russian Federation
A previously unknown speech by Lev Landau dated 8 April 1960 is published, transcribed from a unique tape recording obtained from the Russian State Phonogram Archive (Moscow). This is Landau's only true public speech that remained recorded.