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09/01/16
Chicago Tribune

Why scientists should celebrate getting it wrong.

08/25/16
Washington Post

It's made almost entirely of dark matter.

08/19/16
IBT

The exotic five-quark particle detected by CERN’s LHCb Experiment is here to stay.

08/19/16
CERN

The LHC has reached this year’s target of 2200 proton bunches in each of its particle beams.

You keep using that physics word

09/27/16

I do not think it means what you think it means.

07/26/16

The most important website in particle physics

The first website to be hosted in the US has grown to be an invaluable hub for open science.

07/18/16

Pokémon Go shakes up the lab routine

At Fermilab and CERN, students, lab employees and visitors alike are on the hunt for virtual creatures.

07/15/16

The science of proton packs

Ghostbusters advisor James Maxwell explains the science of bustin'.

07/15/16

Who you gonna call? MIT physicists!

As science advisors, physicists Lindley Winslow and Janet Conrad gave the Ghostbusters crew a taste of life in the lab.

07/12/16

A primer on particle accelerators

What’s the difference between a synchrotron and a cyclotron, anyway?

07/05/16

Incredible hulking facts about gamma rays

From lightning to the death of electrons, the highest-energy form of light is everywhere.

06/28/16

Preparing for their magnetic moment

Scientists are using a plastic robot and hair-thin pieces of metal to ready a magnet that will hunt for new physics.

06/23/16

The Higgs-shaped elephant in the room

Higgs bosons should mass-produce bottom quarks. So why is it so hard to see it happening?