symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication



August 2012

July 2012

  • July 30, 2012
    breaking: Introducing... the Particle Olympics!
    With the 2012 summer Olympics underway, we at symmetry have just one question on our minds: Which particle would win which Olympic event?
  • July 27, 2012
    breaking: Fermilab deputy director judges Google Science Fair
    On July 23, Fermilab Deputy Director Young-Kee Kim joined 14 other scientists, science journalists and industry executives to judge the Google Science Fair in Palo Alto, California.
  • July 27, 2012
    breaking: Physics doo-wop group's last stand
    At their final performance on July 21, it was apparent that the members of Les Horribles Cernettes, a physics-themed doo-wop group, loved every proton of the more than 500 people that packed the annual Hardronic Music Festival at CERN.
  • July 26, 2012
    breaking: Endeavour crew members visit CERN to commemorate year of AMS
    Five U.S. astronauts spoke at CERN Wednesday to celebrate a year of data-collection by the largest experiment in space.
  • July 24, 2012
    breaking: A little light (or rather, massive) Higgs music
    Thanks to a few creative scientists, the recent discovery of a Higgs-like particle is music to more than just particle physicists’ ears.