November 20, 2014breaking : CERN frees LHC data
Anyone can access collision data from the Large Hadron Collider through the new CERN Open Data Portal.
November 19, 2014breaking : LHCb experiment finds new particles
A new LHCb result adds two new composite particles to the quark model.
November 18, 2014signal to background : Auger reveals subtlety in cosmic rays
Scientists home in on the make-up of cosmic rays, which are more nuanced than previously thought.
November 13, 2014signal to background : Big lessons from a Tiny Titan
When it comes to explaining how a massive machine works, sometimes smaller is better.
November 12, 2014signal to background : Ancient pigments, modern mystery
When Chinese workers searching for water found the famous Terracotta Warriors instead, they brought to light a scientific mystery.
November 11, 2014feature : The November Revolution
Forty years ago today, two different research groups announced the discovery of the same new particle and redefined how physicists view the universe.
November 06, 2014signal to background : The intersection of art and science
Statistician Edward Tufte turns scientific notations into artwork.
November 05, 2014breaking : Scientists progress toward plasma acceleration
Scientists have demonstrated the particle acceleration technique is powerful and efficient enough to drive future accelerators.
November 04, 2014signal to background : The rise of astrostatistics
Astrophysicists and cosmologists are turning to statisticians to help them analyze an ever-increasing deluge of data.
November 04, 2014breaking : Fabiola Gianotti chosen as next head of CERN
The former head of the ATLAS experiment at the LHC will be the first female leader of Europe's largest particle physics laboratory.