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07/06/17
CERN

The LHCb experiment at CERN has reported the observation of a new particle containing two charm quarks and one up quark. 

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. 

50 years of stories

09/19/17

To celebrate a half-century of discovery, Fermilab has been gathering tales of life at the lab.

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.

03/17/17

Q&A: Dark matter next door?

Astrophysicists Eric Charles and Mattia Di Mauro discuss the surprising glow of our neighbor galaxy.