symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication



December 2012

November 2012

October 2012

  • October 23, 2012
    breaking: SLAC gets a new director
    X-ray scientist Chi-Chang Kao will serve as SLAC's fifth director, assuming the role on November 1.
  • October 18, 2012
    breaking: Angry Birds to teach particle physics
    The vengeful Angry Birds cardinal sets his sights on a new target: teaching kids particle physics.
  • October 9, 2012
    breaking: Nobel honors research by particle trappers
    Serge Haroche and David Wineland, who opened a new era of research by building particle traps and experimenting with individual particles without destroying them, were honored with the 2012 Nobel Prize in physics.
  • October 5, 2012
    breaking: Stars dancing around a black hole may test relativity
    The Keck Observatory's observations of two stars orbiting the black hole at the center of our galaxy may reveal insight into the curvature of space-time.
  • October 2, 2012
    breaking: Panofsky Prize honors researchers' underground hunt for dark matter
    The search for dark matter runs deep with physicists Blas Cabrera and Bernard Sadoulet, who have chased this mystery far underground and will be recognized for their work as joint recipients of the 2013 W.K.H. Panofsky Prize in Experimental Particle Physics.