These physics-themed Halloween costume ideas are sure to entertain—and maybe even educate. Terrifying, we know.
A new video series about scientists at CERN pulls back the curtain on what it’s like to be a physicist during a pivotal time in the field.
CERN celebrates six decades of peaceful collaboration for science.
The global authority on superlatives celebrates a tiny particle found in a massive machine.
Fermilab physicist Don Lincoln explains the idea of a metastable universe, what it has to do with the Higgs boson, and why we're still in good shape.
Students working on their PhDs at the Large Hadron Collider explain their research with snacks, board games and Legos.
The Higgs boson could be the tool that leads scientists to the next big discovery.
Detecting new physics isn’t quite like detecting cat videos—yet.
Two years after the groundbreaking discovery of the Higgs boson, physicists are still hard at work.
Scientists are looking for new ways to determine the quick-as-a-thought lifetime of the Higgs boson, which could point the way to new physics.
A new result from the Large Hadron Collider strengthens the case that the Higgs interacts with both types of particles in the Standard Model.
The Particle Physics Project Prioritization Panel’s report recommends a strategic path forward for US particle physics.
The Higgs boson and the neutrino fascinate the general public and particle physicists alike. Why is that?
Creating a compelling story about the search for the secrets of the universe in Particle Fever helped filmmaker Mark Levinson find his calling.
New precise measurements of the mass of the top quark bring back the question: Is our universe inherently unstable?
A panel met at Brookhaven National Laboratory to chart the course for US investment in particle physics experiments.