Maria Elena Monzani prepares an international team to search for clues to one of the biggest scientific mysteries.
Junior faculty in theoretical physics talk about what keeps them up at night, their favorite places to think and how they explain their jobs to nonscientists.
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A CERN engineer sees if she has what it takes to live and work on Mars.
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Physicist Tor Raubenheimer explores the world by climbing rocks and designing particle accelerators.
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Dark matter could be much lower in mass and slighter in energy than previously thought.
A dynamic duo at CERN is planting seeds to foster physics research in Nepal.
Building the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope also means solving extraordinary technological challenges.
Two brothers with very different career paths land on the same project at CERN.
Four physicists share their journeys through academia into industry and offer words of wisdom for those considering making a similar move.
In their quest to discover physics beyond the Standard Model, physicists weigh the pros and cons of different search strategies.
Take a (brief) journey through the early history of our cosmos.
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Physics professor Jason Nordhaus is working to reduce barriers to STEM for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.