Back when it was theorized, scientists weren’t sure they would ever detect the neutrino; now they’re searching for a version of the particle that could be even more elusive.
For the first time, African physicists and other researchers are creating a grassroots strategy for the future of physics research and education.
A group of scientists is hoping to detect dark matter using a nano-scale drum.
Four physicists share their experiences dealing with major setbacks, trauma, mental health issues and toxic work environments.
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, travel bans and stay-at-home orders meant astrophysicists needed to find a new way to conduct their observations.
Fast electronics and artificial intelligence are helping physicists capture data and decide what to keep and what to throw away.
Scientists discovered a new particle by comparing data recorded at the LHC and the Tevatron.
The fundamental particle of light is both ordinary and full of surprises.
Symmetry writer Lauren Biron won Fermilab’s 2021 Virtual Physics Slam by hosting an award show with a physics theme.
When studying mysterious subatomic particles, researchers use a different kind of particle detector to prevent run-of-the-mill dust particles from getting in the way.
Elena Long’s search for community as a trans scientist put her at the forefront of LGBT+ advocacy in physics.
Sharon Yellowfly has been preserving and expanding the Blackfoot language by translating the announcements of LIGO’s universe-bending discoveries.
In recognition of his own past, Azwinndini Muronga has brought STEM enrichment opportunities to youth in remote, underserved towns and villages.
Fermilab scientists are developing one of the most cold-tolerant robots ever made so they can monitor the interiors of particle detectors.
In Drift: Art and Dark Matter, pieces by four artists-in-residence dig deep into the underground laboratory.
The question may seem simple, but physicists don’t yet know the answer. New measurements aim to change that.