symmetry magazine

dimensions of particle physics

dimensions of particle physics

A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication


science topics

May 2015

  • May 26, 2015
    feature : A goldmine of scientific research

    The underground home of the LUX dark matter experiment has a rich scientific history.

  • May 22, 2015
    signal to background : LHC restart timeline

    Physics is just around the corner for the LHC. Follow this timeline through the most exciting moments of the past few months.

  • May 21, 2015
    breaking : LHC achieves record-energy collisions

    The Large Hadron Collider broke its own record again in 13-trillion-electronvolt test collisions.

  • May 20, 2015
    signal to background : Small teams, big dreams

    A small group of determined scientists can make big contributions to physics.

  • May 19, 2015
    signal to background : Looking to the heavens for neutrino masses

    Scientists are using studies of the skies to solve a neutrino mystery.

  • May 14, 2015
    application : The accelerator in the Louvre

    The Accélérateur Grand Louvre d’analyse élémentaire solves ancient mysteries with powerful particle beams.

  • May 13, 2015
    breaking : LHC experiments first to observe rare process

    A joint result from the CMS and LHCb experiments precludes or limits several theories of new particles or forces.

  • May 12, 2015
    feature : High adventure physics

    Three groups of hardy scientists recently met up in Antarctica to launch experiments into the big blue via balloon.

  • May 08, 2015
    signal to background : Lonely chairs at CERN

    Over the past year, the “Lonely Chairs at CERN” photography blog has let the chairs do the talking.

  • May 07, 2015
    breaking : The US and CERN upgrade their relationship

    A new agreement paves the way for joint projects between the United States and CERN.