symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication


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February 2015

  • February 26, 2015
    day in the life : From the Standard Model to space

    A group of scientists who started at particle physics experiments move their careers to the final frontier.

  • February 24, 2015
    logbook : Physics in fast-forward

    During their first run, experiments at the Large Hadron Collider rediscovered 50 years' worth of physics research in a single month.

  • February 23, 2015
    signal to background : Video: LHC experiments prep for restart

    Engineers and technicians have begun to close experiments in preparation for the next run.

  • February 19, 2015
    signal to background : Physics for the people

    Citizen scientists dive into particle physics and astrophysics research.

  • February 17, 2015
    feature : 10 unusual detector materials

    The past century has generated some creative ideas for tracking particles.

  • February 13, 2015
    signal to background : What’s new for LHC Run II

    The Large Hadron Collider gears up for restart.

  • February 12, 2015
    signal to background : Craft astrophysics

    Technicians on the Sloan Digital Sky Survey may be the last members of a spectroscopic survey to use hand-plugged fiber plates.

  • February 10, 2015
    signal to background : Physics Valentines

    In love? Or just the opposite? Express how you feel with physics-inspired Valentines—and anti-Valentines—courtesy of symmetry.

  • February 06, 2015
    signal to background : Q&A: Steven Molaro, ‘The Big Bang Theory’

    The show’s executive producer explains how a niche particle physics blog wound up in a recent plot.

  • February 05, 2015
    signal to background : Scientists take to YouTube for #mylinearcollider

    A video campaign shows international support for construction of the International Linear Collider.