For the first time, the Large Hadron Collider is accelerating xenon nuclei for experiments.
Finally finding extra baryons predicted by decades of simulations validates some of our assumptions about the universe.
Scientists Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne and Barry Barish won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for their roles in creating the LIGO experiment.
With data from a third detector, researchers can better localize the source of the waves.
Sandra Miarecki went from Air Force pilot to neutrino physicist.
Prototype tests of the future SuperCDMS SNOLAB experiment are in full swing.
The sprawling Square Kilometer Array radio telescope hunts signals from one of the quietest places on earth.
A physics project kicks off construction a mile underground.
This experimental physicist has followed the ICARUS neutrino detector from Gran Sasso to Geneva to Chicago.
Hubert van Hecke, a heavy-ion physicist, transforms particle physics plots into works of art.
A theory about gravity challenges our understanding of the universe.
The late artist June Schwarcz found inspiration in some unusual wrapping paper her husband brought home from the lab.
In an upcoming refresh, particle physics will define units of measurement such as the meter, the kilogram and the second.