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World’s biggest neutrino experiment moves one step closer

The startup of a 25-ton test detector at CERN advances technology for the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment.

New York Times

Physicists monitoring the Large Hadron Collider are seeking clues to a theory that will answer deeper questions about the cosmos.

Scientific American

Machine learning is crucial to staying ahead of hackers trying to break into at CERN’s massive worldwide computing grid.

The rise of LIGO’s space-studying super-team


The era of multi-messenger astronomy promises rich rewards—and a steep learning curve.


Howie Day records love song to physics

After the musician learned that grad students at CERN had created a parody of his 2004 single “Collide,” he flew to Switzerland to sing it at the LHC.


African School works to develop local expertise

Universities in Africa are teaming up to offer free training to students interested in fundamental physics.


A speed trap for dark matter, revisited

A NASA rocket experiment could use the Doppler effect to look for signs of dark matter in mysterious X-ray emissions from space.


From the cornfield to the cosmos

Fermilab celebrates 50 years of discovery.


Fermilab en español (EN)

The particle physics laboratory makes a Spanish connection.


Fermilab en español (ES)

El laboratorio de física de partículas establece una conexión en español.


How to clean inside the LHC

The beam pipes of the LHC need to be so clean, even air molecules count as dirt.


Another year wiser

In honor of Fermilab’s upcoming 50th birthday, Symmetry presents physics birthday cards.