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09/21/17

Concrete applications for accelerator science

A project called A2D2 will explore new applications for compact linear accelerators.

09/21/17
Science

When it comes to the highest energy cosmic rays—subatomic particles raining in from space—the sky is lopsided.

09/19/17
BNL

Brookhaven Lab is celebrating 70 years since its founding and a century since the founding of the former US Army base where it operates.

09/06/17
Science News

Patience is a virtue in the hunt for dark matter. 

Scientists make rare achievement in study of antimatter

10/19/17

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.

08/08/17

A new search for dark matter 6800 feet underground

Prototype tests of the future SuperCDMS SNOLAB experiment are in full swing.

08/01/17

Tuning in for science

The sprawling Square Kilometer Array radio telescope hunts signals from one of the quietest places on earth.

07/31/17

An underground groundbreaking

A physics project kicks off construction a mile underground.

07/26/17

Angela Fava: studying neutrinos around the globe

This experimental physicist has followed the ICARUS neutrino detector from Gran Sasso to Geneva to Chicago.

07/25/17

Turning plots into stained glass

Hubert van Hecke, a heavy-ion physicist, transforms particle physics plots into works of art.

07/18/17

Shaking the dark matter paradigm

A theory about gravity challenges our understanding of the universe.

07/13/17

SLAC accelerator plans appear in Smithsonian art exhibit

The late artist June Schwarcz found inspiration in some unusual wrapping paper her husband brought home from the lab.

 

07/11/17

A new model for standards

In an upcoming refresh, particle physics will define units of measurement such as the meter, the kilogram and the second.