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Nobel recognizes gravitational wave discovery

Scientists Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne and Barry Barish won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for their roles in creating the LIGO experiment.

APS News

With data from a third detector, researchers can better localize the source of the waves.

The Conversation

University of Manchester​ physicist Stefan Söldner-Rembold explains DUNE.

Chicago Tribune

Fermilab celebrated its 50th anniversary Saturday by holding the biggest open house it's had in two decades.

Scientists make rare achievement in study of antimatter


Through hard work, ingenuity and a little cooperation from nature, scientists on the BASE experiment vastly improved their measurement of a property of protons and antiprotons.


Detectors in the dirt

A humidity and temperature monitor developed for CMS finds a new home in Lebanon.


What can particles tell us about the cosmos?

The minuscule and the immense can reveal quite a bit about each other.


The dance of the particles

In collaboration with a scientist, an Iranian dancer is working to communicate the beauty of particle physics through dance.



Mega-collaborations for scientific discovery

DUNE joins the elite club of physics collaborations with more than 1000 members.


Expanding the search for dark matter

At a recent meeting, scientists shared ideas for searching for dark matter on the (relative) cheap.


QuarkNet takes on solar eclipse science

High school students nationwide will study the effects of the solar eclipse on cosmic rays.


Dark matter hunt with LUX-ZEPLIN

A video from SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory explains how the upcoming LZ experiment will search for the missing 85 percent of the matter in the universe.


Think FAST

The new Fermilab Accelerator Science and Technology facility at Fermilab looks to the future of accelerator science.