Even world-famous theorist Juan Maldacena wasn’t sure at first whether he should pursue a PhD in physics.
A study conducted by the TEAM-UP task force provides a road map for doubling the number of African Americans obtaining bachelor’s degrees in physics and astronomy.
No one knows for sure what dark matter is. But we know we need something to explain what we see in the universe, and we’ve crossed a few ideas off of our list.
What does it take to publish a scientific analysis in one of the world’s largest experiments?
A collaboration of the Americas aims to take the first pioneering images of low-energy neutrinos and provide new data to shed light on the mysterious identity of dark matter.
A new collaborative project aims to make introductory STEM courses successful for everyone.
Hadrons count among their number the familiar protons and neutrons that make up our atoms, but they are much more than that.
The discovery of the muon originally confounded physicists. Today international experiments are using the previously perplexing particle to gain a new understanding of our world.
Neutrinos don’t seem to get their mass in the same way as other particles in the Standard Model.
A sourdough family started at Fermilab by a graduate student visiting from Texas A&M has continued to expand and flourish.
Physicists are finding ways to contribute to projects related to epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, supporting healthcare systems, and studying public sentiment.
Physicist Cristiano Galbiati shifted focus from the search for dark matter to the shortage of ventilators for COVID-19 patients. The collaboration he began created an easy-to-manufacture ventilator in less than two months.
Experimentalists and theorists search for Higgs bosons escaping as dark matter.
Fermilab guest composer David Ibbett releases a neutrino-inspired video and commentary.
The group Science Responds harnesses physicists’ expertise in fields like data science, statistics and software development to support efforts to respond to COVID-19.
Scientists study rare, one-in-a-trillion heavy boson collisions happening inside the LHC.