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02/20/17
New York Times

A small discrepancy in the value of a long-sought number has fostered a debate about just how well we know the cosmos.

02/14/17

LHCb observes rare decay

Standard Model predictions align with the LHCb experiment’s observation of an uncommon decay.

02/13/17

LZ dark matter detector on fast track

Construction has officially launched for the LZ next-generation dark matter experiment.

02/01/17
Scientific American

The Antarctica-based observatory has found hints of strange patterns in the ghostly particles' masses.

Howie Day records love song to physics

06/23/17

After the musician learned that grad students at CERN had created a parody of his 2004 single “Collide,” he flew to Switzerland to sing it at the LHC.

10/11/16

Recruiting team geoneutrino

Physicists and geologists are forming a new partnership to study particles from inside the planet.

10/04/16

Creating the universe in a computer

Computer simulations help cosmologists unlock the mystery of how the universe evolved.

09/27/16

You keep using that physics word

I do not think it means what you think it means.

09/21/16

Small cat, big science

The proposed International Linear Collider has a fuzzy new ally.

09/16/16

The secret lives of long-lived particles

A theoretical species of particle might answer nearly every question about our cosmos—if scientists can find it.

09/13/16

The hunt for the truest north

Many theories predict the existence of magnetic monopoles, but experiments have yet to see them.

09/09/16

A tale of two black holes

What can the surprisingly huge mass of the black holes detected by LIGO tell us about dark matter and the early universe?

09/06/16

Turning on the cosmic microphone

A new tool lets astronomers listen to the universe for the first time.