Only 1% of the mass of the proton comes from the Higgs field. ALICE scientists examine a process that could help explain the rest.
Only a fraction of collision events that look like they produce a Higgs boson actually produce a Higgs boson. Luckily, it doesn’t matter.
An extremely fast new detector inside the CMS detector will allow physicists to get a sharper image of particle collisions.
Symmetry chats with scientists working at the Large Hadron Collider to hear about differences between seven different rungs on the academic career ladder.
Reina Reyes made headlines for her research at Princeton testing Einstein’s theory of general relativity; now she’s home in the Philippines, using her physics background to make her mark in different ways.
A school invited physicists from Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory to present their science for judgment by elementary students.
Although scientists have yet to find the spooky stuff, they aren’t completely in the dark.
Physicists deal with background in their experiments in two ways: by reducing it and by rejecting it.