A lot of cleverness goes into engineering the incredible, dependable, shrinkable Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment.
If two protons collide at 99.9999991 percent the speed of light, do they make a sound?
Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics aims to encourage more women and gender minorities to pursue careers in physics and improve diversity in the field.
Approaching retirement, Jean Deken describes what it’s like to preserve decades of collective scientific memory at a national lab.
Breakthroughs in physics sometimes require an assist from the field of mathematics—and vice versa.
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will track billions of objects for 10 years, creating unprecedented opportunities for studies of cosmic mysteries.
These hardy physics components live at the center of particle production.
It doesn’t seem like collisions of particles with no mass should be able to produce the “mass-giving” boson, the Higgs. But every other second at the LHC, they do.