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04/25/18

First collisions at Belle II

The Japan-based experiment is one step closer to answering mystifying questions about antimatter.

04/23/18
YouTube

There's so much we still don't know about our universe and how it evolved into the place we call home.

04/18/18
Quanta Magazine

Atomic clocks are letting physicists tighten the lasso around elusive phenomena such as dark matter.

04/16/18
Department of Energy

The agreement provides for neutrino physics collaboration at Fermilab's LBNF and DUNE and the India-based Neutrino Observatory.
 

The coevolution of physics and math

04/24/18

Breakthroughs in physics sometimes require an assist from the field of mathematics—and vice versa.

04/17/18

The world’s largest astronomical movie

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will track billions of objects for 10 years, creating unprecedented opportunities for studies of cosmic mysteries.

04/11/18

Right on target

These hardy physics components live at the center of particle production.

04/10/18

How to make a Higgs boson

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.

04/03/18

The big book of physics

Looking for the latest info on particle physics? There’s a book for that.

03/30/18

Photon declared champion

After a week of appreciation for each of the four particle contenders, the photon emerged as the winner in the Subatomic Smackdown.

03/30/18

The room where it happens

Symmetry goes inside the CERN Control Centre on restart day.

03/27/18

Keeping the LHC cold

The LHC is one of the coldest places on the planet.

03/23/18

Complex complexes

These two-minute animations break down the accelerator systems at Fermilab and CERN.