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11/22/17

A win for physics and geology

For the first time, scientists have measured the rate at which high-energy neutrinos are absorbed by our planet, a development that could lead to discoveries about physics and the Earth.

11/17/17
NPR

Astronomers in California are building the largest digital camera in the world. 

11/08/17
Berkeley Lab

The analysis from the BaBar experiment rules out a theory that connects dark photons to a mysterious muon measurement.

11/02/17
NPR

The Great Pyramid of Giza has been probed with the tools of modern particle physics.

A flight path to physics success

11/22/17

Sandra Miarecki went from Air Force pilot to neutrino physicist.

11/21/17

Putting the puzzle together

Successful physics collaborations rely on cooperation between people from many different disciplines.

11/14/17

Q&A with Nobel laureate Barry Barish

Barish explains how LIGO became the high-achieving experiment it is today.

11/09/17

Fermilab’s 11th employee

Fantastical designs elevate physics in works by Fermilab’s first artist.

11/07/17

Something borrowed

SLAC engineer Knut Skarpaas designs some of physics’ most challenging machines, finding inspiration in unexpected places.

11/06/17

An international celebration of dark matter

Around the world, scientists and non-scientists alike celebrated the first international Dark Matter Day.

 
10/31/17

How is the Force like dark matter?

For Dark Matter Day, scientist and Star Wars fan Dan McKinsey talks dark matter and the Force.

10/26/17

CERN alumna turned deep-sea explorer

Grace C. Young is fascinated by fundamental questions about realms both quantum and undersea.

10/24/17

Speak physics: What is a cross section?

Cross sections tell physicists how likely particles are to interact in a given way.