symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication



April 2015

March 2015

  • March 31, 2015
    breaking: LHC restart back on track
    The Large Hadron Collider has overcome a technical hurdle and could restart as early as next week.
  • March 26, 2015
    breaking: Better ‘cosmic candles’ to illuminate dark energy
    Using a newly identified set of supernovae, researchers have found a way to measure distances in space twice as precisely as before.
  • March 25, 2015
    breaking: The dawn of DUNE
    A powerful planned neutrino experiment gains new members, new leaders and a new name.
  • March 24, 2015
    breaking: LHC will not restart this week
    Engineers and technicians may need to warm up and recool a section of the accelerator before they can introduce particles.
  • March 20, 2015
    breaking: The LHC does a dry run
    Engineers have started the last step required before sending protons all the way around the renovated Large Hadron Collider.
  • March 17, 2015
    breaking: Experiments combine to find mass of Higgs
    The CMS and ATLAS experiments at the Large Hadron Collider joined forces to make the most precise measurement of the mass of the Higgs boson yet.
  • March 10, 2015
    breaking: Scientists find rare dwarf satellite galaxy candidates
    Newly discovered galaxies could present scientists with more opportunities to search for signatures of dark matter.
  • March 6, 2015
    breaking: Revamped LHC to get first taste of protons
    Engineers plan to send 40 trillion protons through sections of the Large Hadron Collider during weekend tests.

January 2015

December 2014

  • December 19, 2014
    breaking: TRIUMF announces photo contest winners
    Visiting photographers get an insider’s view of Canada’s national particle and nuclear physics laboratory.
  • December 17, 2014
    breaking: LHC filled with liquid helium
    The Large Hadron Collider is now cooled to nearly its operational temperature.
  • December 10, 2014
    breaking: First LHC magnets prepped for restart
    A first set of superconducting magnets has passed the test and is ready for the Large Hadron Collider to restart in spring.
  • December 5, 2014
    breaking: Einstein papers go digital
    More than 5000 documents collected by the Einstein Papers Project are now freely available online.

November 2014