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04/06/15
Slate

Over the weekend, the huge Large Hadron Collider became even more powerful.

04/06/15

Physics Madness Grand Champion

And your 2015 winning physics machine is…

04/05/15
CNN

The world's biggest and most powerful physics experiment is taking place as you read this.

04/05/15

LHC sees first beams

The Large Hadron Collider has circulated the first protons, ending a two-year shutdown.

Winners declared in SUSY bet

08/26/16

Physicists exchanged cognac in Copenhagen at the conclusion of a bet about supersymmetry and the LHC.

10/01/11

A smashin' good taste

What beverage could capture the essence of a high-energy subatomic particle collision? It would require specific elements: rareness, a blend of flavors, a twist on technology.

10/01/11

Now playing: Reality. In 3D

Could your life be a 3D movie? A new Fermilab experiment aims to put on the special glasses and find out.

10/01/11

Lego Belle II

Particle detectors help physicists study the fundamental building blocks of matter. Now building blocks can help people study detectors.

10/01/11

NOvA construction

Close to the Canadian border, near an area known as the Boundary Waters, scientists are building an experiment to discover how neutrino masses stack up.

10/01/11

A deck of particles

Want to play with subatomic particles? You could go to work at Brookhaven National Laboratory's Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, RHIC—or you could play a new card game.

10/01/11

Neutrino experiments

Neutrinos zip straight through the Earth, while rarely leaving a trace. Yet these particles may hold answers to many of the key questions of 21st century particle physics.

10/01/11

Old detectors never die

Although BaBar completed its experimental run in 2008, it's not bound for the graveyard.

10/01/11

The geekiest engagement ever

Dave Mosher wanted his wedding proposal to go off with a bang. A big bang.