A proposed dark-matter detection method would look for tracks of dark matter etched into billion-year-old mineral samples.
Sanford Underground Research Facility is making an effort to build bridges with Native American communities and operate with respect for the sacred land it is built on.
Read the travelogue of a xenon atom as it journeys from the air we breathe to a dark-matter detector a mile underground.
What does it take to envision and build a seemingly impossible particle accelerator?
A super-precise experiment at Fermilab is carefully analyzing every detail of the muon’s magnetic moment.
A degree in particle physics or astrophysics can lead to a career in data science.
Researchers make progress on a vexing problem about how black holes evolve.
Learn about the Standard Model of particle physics and how physicists use it to predict the (subatomic) future.
Steve Tammes’ love of physics began with his grandfather’s tales about Fermilab.
Today, more than 90% of the indexed articles in the natural sciences are published in English. That wasn’t always the case.
Higgs-boson pairs could help scientists understand the stability of our universe. The trick is finding them.
Missing visits to the museum? Or in need of some home-school activities? Check out these five do-it-yourself physics demos!
Scientists in Latin America recently published the first coordinated plan for the region’s research in high-energy physics, astrophysics and cosmology.
The observatory has made detailed information about an initial selection of its recorded cosmic-ray events available for outside scientists to use.
Particle physics might be complex, but it’s nothing compared to the confusion of human existence.
Later this decade, the Large Hadron Collider will be upgraded to the High-Luminosity LHC. What does “luminosity” mean in particle physics?