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Muon magnet’s moment has arrived

The Muon g-2 experiment has begun its search for phantom particles with its well-traveled electromagnet.


At LIGO, three’s a trend

The third detection of gravitational waves from merging black holes provides a new test of the theory of general relativity.


A brief etymology of particle physics

How did the proton, photon and other particles get their names?


First results from search for a dark light

The Heavy Photon Search at Jefferson Lab is looking for a hypothetical particle from a hidden “dark sector.”


LHC swings back into action

Protons are colliding once again in the Large Hadron Collider.


The facts and nothing but the facts

At a recent workshop on blind analysis, researchers discussed how to keep their expectations out of their results.


CERN unveils new linear accelerator

Linac 4 will replace an older accelerator as the first step in the complex that includes the LHC.


Understanding the unknown universe

The authors of We Have No Idea remind us that there are still many unsolved mysteries in science.