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06/15/16

Second gravitational wave detection announced

For a second time, scientists from the LIGO and Virgo collaborations saw gravitational waves from the merger of two black holes.

06/13/16

CERN grants beam time to students

Contest winners will study special relativity and an Egyptian pyramid using a CERN beamline.

06/06/16
Cosmos

With dark matter, dark energy, phantom matter and even a dark force, physics news can sometimes sound like the voiceover for a superhero movie. 

06/02/16
UC Berkeley

The most precise measurement yet of how fast the universe is expanding doesn’t agree with predictions.

The Atomki anomaly

07/27/16

A result from an experiment in Hungary catches the attention of a group of theorists in the United States.

03/15/16

A new pair of lenses for the Mayall

Scientists hope the quarter-ton hunks of glass will help them see dark energy’s effects.

03/08/16

Art of Darkness

The Dark Energy Survey’s art show offers a glimpse of the expanding universe.

03/01/16

The hidden neutrino

The explanation for some strange experimental results could lie in undiscovered particles called sterile neutrinos.

02/25/16

Fermilab scientists discover new four-flavor particle

DZero announces the newest member of the tetraquark family.

02/23/16

The ABCs of particle physics

Take an interactive animated journey through the particle physics alphabet.

02/19/16

A new X-ray eye in the sky

The recently launched Hitomi spacecraft will look for answers from the universe's violent phenomena.

02/18/16

Casting a net for neutrinos

The KM3NeT experiment will catch the elusive particles using the Mediterranean Sea.

02/16/16

Test of DUNE tech begins

On the road to the world’s largest liquid-argon neutrino detector, take the “DUNE Buggy.”