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10/11/16
NPR

Astronomers use the Dark Energy Camera to find a new dwarf planet in our solar system.

10/07/16

Hunting the nearly un-huntable

The MINOS and Daya Bay experiments weigh in on the search for sterile neutrinos.

10/06/16
Minute Physics

In this video, Sean Carroll explains why cause and effect aren't elements of fundamental particle physics.

10/03/16
Veritasium

As this video explains, all the large-scale structure in the universe may owe its existence to nothing.

The value of basic research

01/17/17

How can we measure the worth of scientific knowledge? Economic analysts give it a shot.

08/02/16

Q&A: The future of CERN

CERN’s Director General is enthusiastic about the progress and prospects of the LHC research program, but it’s not the only thing on her plate.

07/28/16

The deconstructed Standard Model equation

The Standard Model is far more than elementary particles arranged in a table.

07/27/16

The Atomki anomaly

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

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?