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05/23/17

LHC swings back into action

Protons are colliding once again in the Large Hadron Collider.

05/19/17
Astronomy

The new map uses quasar positions to reveal further clues about dark energy.

05/15/17
Ars Technica

As searches come up empty, some are thinking of new ways to look for dark matter.

05/11/17
Science News

New analyses of data from Space Station’s AMS experiment show signs of elusive cosmic mass.

First results from search for a dark light

05/26/17

The Heavy Photon Search at Jefferson Lab is looking for a hypothetical particle from a hidden “dark sector.”

05/16/17

The facts and nothing but the facts

At a recent workshop on blind analysis, researchers discussed how to keep their expectations out of their results.

05/09/17

Understanding the unknown universe

The authors of We Have No Idea remind us that there are still many unsolved mysteries in science.

05/04/17

Sterile neutrino search hits roadblock at reactors

A new result from the Daya Bay collaboration reveals both limitations and strengths of experiments studying antineutrinos at nuclear reactors.

04/28/17

#AskSymmetry Twitter chat with Tulika Bose

See Boston University physicist Tulika Bose's answers to readers’ questions about research at the Large Hadron Collider.

04/27/17

Did you see it?

Boston University physicist Tulika Bose explains why there's more than one large, general-purpose particle detector at the Large Hadron Collider.

04/25/17

Archaeology meets particle physics

Undergraduates search for hidden tombs in Turkey using cosmic-ray muons.

04/18/17

How blue-sky research shapes the future

While driven by the desire to pursue curiosity, fundamental investigations are the crucial first step to innovation.

04/11/17

What’s left to learn about antimatter?

Experiments at CERN investigate antiparticles.