Heymans, the first woman to be appointed to the role, hopes to give kids and others the chance to appreciate the stars.
Just over 40 years ago, a new theory about the early universe provided a way to tackle multiple cosmological conundrums at once.
Students in the Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program hope to use skills they developed at Fermilab to benefit Indigenous communities.
There’s no one best way to build a telescope.
The answer has to do with dark matter’s role in shaping the cosmos.
New accelerator magnets are undergoing a rigorous training program to prepare them for the extreme conditions inside the upgraded Large Hadron Collider.
Over time, particle physics and astrophysics and computing have built upon one another’s successes. That coevolution continues today.
Accommodations necessitated by the global pandemic made participation in academic conferences easier for physicists with and without disabilities.