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06/01/17

Muon magnet’s moment has arrived

The Muon g-2 experiment has begun its search for phantom particles with its well-traveled electromagnet.

06/01/17

At LIGO, three’s a trend

The third detection of gravitational waves from merging black holes provides a new test of the theory of general relativity.

05/26/17
Wired

Today’s astronomers don’t just need to know how stars form and black holes burst.

05/23/17

LHC swings back into action

Protons are colliding once again in the Large Hadron Collider.

Howie Day records love song to physics

06/23/17

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.

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.

04/10/17

Urban Sketchers visit Fermilab

The group brought their on-site drawing practice to the particle physics laboratory.

04/04/17

WIMPs in the dark matter wind

We know which way the dark matter wind should blow. Now we just have to find it.

04/03/17

Art intimates physics

Artist Chris Henschke’s latest piece inspired by particle physics mixes constancy with unpredictability, the natural with the synthetic.

03/28/17

How to make a discovery

Particle physics is a dance between theory and experiment.

03/24/17

A new gem inside the CMS detector

This month scientists embedded sophisticated new instruments in the heart of a Large Hadron Collider experiment.

03/21/17

High-energy visionary

Meet Hernán Quintana Godoy, a scientist who helped make Chile central to international astronomy.