Some theorists have taken to designing their own experiments to broaden the search for dark matter.
Meet three scientists connected by the Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program.
Video games and physics have more in common than you might think.
Respondents to Symmetry’s survey about what it’s like to earn a PhD in particle physics or astrophysics offer their views of the experience.
A Swedish university tapped the founding director of CERN’s artist-in-residence program to curate a new art exhibit inspired by physics.
Scientists around the world are testing ways to further boost the power of particle accelerators while drastically shrinking their size.
Science writer Sibusiso Biyela aims to bring science back to South Africa’s Zulu communities.
The story of the latest experiment approved for installation at the Large Hadron Collider starts with a theorist and a question about dark matter.
Some of this science sounds awfully familiar.
One sprinkle of sand at a time, two artists recreated the moment a particle passed through a detector 30 years earlier.
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will manage unprecedented volumes of data produced each night.
Every second, the universe grows a little bigger. Scientists are using the LHC to try to find out why.
For physicists Katy Grimm and Katharine Leney, science is a piece of cake.
Fermilab’s Liz Sexton-Kennedy talks to Symmetry about her lifelong drive to learn and how it led to her current role as Chief Information Officer for Fermilab.
Physicists often find thrifty, ingenious ways to reuse equipment and resources.
After a rush to start up the first large prototype detector, stellar results show the technology for the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment is ready to shine.