Many physics degree programs excel at preparing students for an academic career, but more than half of those who complete the programs head to industry instead.
Physicist Jennifer Gimmell shares her love of physics with her students.
The end of the Cold War and the cancellation of the Superconducting Super Collider led to the creation of a life-saving medical device.
Physicists are using LHC detector technology to retrieve Native American music from old recordings.
The Accélérateur Grand Louvre d’analyse élémentaire solves ancient mysteries with powerful particle beams.
A group of scientists who started at particle physics experiments move their careers to the final frontier.
To predict Earth’s future, geologists use particle accelerators to understand its past.
An accelerator-driven form of carbon dating advances everything from archaeology to personalized medicine.
Particle physics inspires Arizona State University professor Klaus Lackner's work on climate change.
Science has a long history of creativity generated through collaboration between fields.
Astrophysicists inspire space-related projects at a 24-hour hack-a-thon in San Francisco.
As charged-particle therapies grow in popularity, physicists are working with other experts to make them smaller, cheaper and more effective—and more available to cancer patients in the United States.
Particle physicists and scientists from other disciplines are finding ways to help one another answer critical questions.
Not only are particle detectors essential to making discoveries in particle physics, they also play important roles in industry, science and medicine.
Cosmic rays can help scientists do something no one else can: safely image the interior of the nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi plant.
A former Large Hadron Collider researcher brings his knowledge of high-energy collisions to a new hockey game.