March 27, 2015contest : Physics Madness: The Elemental Eight
Half the field, twice the fun. Which physics machine will win it all?
March 26, 2015breaking : 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, 2015breaking : The dawn of DUNE
A powerful planned neutrino experiment gains new members, new leaders and a new name.
March 24, 2015breaking : 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, 2015breaking : 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 18, 2015deconstruction : Inside the CERN Control Centre
Take a tour of one of the most important rooms at CERN.
March 17, 2015breaking : 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 12, 2015signal to background : Einstein's most famous equation
You’ve heard of Einstein’s E=mc2, but what does it mean?
March 11, 2015signal to background : Buying into physics
A scientist sets out to augment particle physics funding through crowdfunding.
March 10, 2015breaking : Scientists find rare dwarf satellite galaxy candidates
Newly discovered galaxies could present scientists with more opportunities to search for signatures of dark matter.