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01/11/20
New York Times

The astronomer missed her Nobel Prize. But she now has a whole new observatory to her name.

01/11/20
Gizmodo

In the study, physicists concluded that Type Ia supernovae might not be the standard candles that astronomers initially thought.

01/09/20
Nature

The latest launch includes a ‘DarkSat’ prototype to reduce reflection from fleets of broadband Internet satellites.

01/09/20
Berkeley Lab

New data yield one of the most sensitive probes to date of processes that may have seeded the matter vs. antimatter imbalance in the universe.
 

Drag racing and black hole physics

01/16/20

The first undergraduate on the Event Horizon Telescope to receive junior collaborator status thrives in the unknown.

01/14/20

The persevering physicist

To both understand the universe and improve equity, inclusion and diversity in physics, Brian Beckford looks to one word: respect.

01/09/20

Expanding a neutrino hunt in the South Pole

A forthcoming upgrade to the IceCube detector will provide deeper insights into the elusive particles.

01/07/20

Vera Rubin, giant of astronomy

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will be named for an influential astronomer who left the field better than she found it.

12/19/19

Particle physics for preschoolers

Particle physics might seem too complex for young children, but educators are finding enthusiasm and understanding even among the Sesame Street set.

12/17/19

New physics, naughty and nice

Grab your cocoa or pumpkin spice—as today we examine what’s naughty and nice.

12/12/19

Neutron star particles go under the LHC microscope

Researchers on the ALICE experiment are uncovering the properties of elusive hyperon particles hypothesized to be found inside neutron stars.

12/10/19

Physics books of 2019

Symmetry writer Mike Perricone takes us through a selection of this year’s new popular physics books.

12/05/19

Humans of physics

Enormous scientific collaborations are made up of hundreds upon thousands of individuals, each with their own story.