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07/06/17
Wired

Particles with two heavy quarks are predicted by the Standard Model theory of particle physics, but this is the first time scientists have been able to confirm they exist.

07/05/17
Gizmodo

Hunting for a new particle is a search for something by finding all of the nothing. 

06/29/17
Science

Researchers plan to start taking data with the KATRIN experiment early next year. 

06/23/17

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.

Shaking the dark matter paradigm

07/18/17

A theory about gravity challenges our understanding of the universe.

06/20/17

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.

06/15/17

From the cornfield to the cosmos

Fermilab celebrates 50 years of discovery.

06/13/17

Fermilab en español (ES)

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

06/13/17

Fermilab en español (EN)

The particle physics laboratory makes a Spanish connection.

06/12/17

How to clean inside the LHC

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

06/08/17

Another year wiser

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

06/06/17

A tale of three cities

An enormous neutrino detector named ICARUS unites physics labs in Italy, Switzerland and the US.

05/30/17

A brief etymology of particle physics

How did the proton, photon and other particles get their names?