A forthcoming upgrade to the IceCube detector will provide deeper insights into the elusive particles.
The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will be named for an influential astronomer who left the field better than she found it.
Particle physics might seem too complex for young children, but educators are finding enthusiasm and understanding even among the Sesame Street set.
Grab your cocoa or pumpkin spice—as today we examine what’s naughty and nice.
Researchers on the ALICE experiment are uncovering the properties of elusive hyperon particles hypothesized to be found inside neutron stars.
Symmetry writer Mike Perricone takes us through a selection of this year’s new popular physics books.
Enormous scientific collaborations are made up of hundreds upon thousands of individuals, each with their own story.
Deaf scientist Giordon Stark works to ensure the field of physics research is accessible to all.
Physicist Avi Yagil partnered with the doctors who gave him a new heart to bring techniques from particle physics into the evaluation of heart-failure patients.
Junior faculty in experimental particle physics and astrophysics talk about how they got into physics, their favorite parts of the experimental process and how they spend their time outside the lab.
Since 2010, the African School of Fundamental Physics and Applications has provided education to hundreds of students.
With an upgrade to the Super-Kamiokande detector, neutrino physicists will gain access to the supernovae of the past.
A series of joint NASA and ESA spacewalks four years in the making aims to extend the life of the AMS particle detector.
DUNE will need lots of neutrinos—and to make them, scientists and engineers will use extreme versions of some common sounding ingredients: magnets and pencil lead.
Scientists who moved from particle physics or astrophysics to medical physics sit down with Symmetry to talk about life, science and career changes.
The Large Synoptic Sky Survey will collect so much data that data scientists needed to figure out new ways for astronomers to access it.