Enrico Fermi's notebook of December 1948 contains four pages that represent the genesis of his theory of cosmic rays, particles that can hit the Earth's atmosphere at high speeds.
Five scientists spent a Friday night on stage competing to see who could best convey the fun of particle physics.
Now that a Higgs-like boson has been discovered at the Large Hadron Collider, proposals to build colliders that churn out the new particle are gathering momentum.
Physicists from all over the world work the night shift to guide the Large Hadron Collider and its particle detectors from sunset to sunrise.
Neutrinos are elusive particles that are difficult to study, yet they may help explain some of the biggest mysteries of our universe.
Preserving expertise about how complicated detectors work is one of the Large Hadron Collider's biggest challenges.
A growing number of scientists are looking for ways to join a dream team of experiments in a unique laboratory a mile and a half underground in Ontario.
In late October, 30 scientists spent two days in a communication workshop, learning that successful communication is both simpler and riskier than they realized.