A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication
Illustration of "Your Wild Life" Huge variation in the microbes we carry microbes

Scribing science

A colorful note-taking technique offers a fresh perspective on complex science.

Photo of Gabriel Palacios, A summer intern at Jefferson Laboratory, gets ILC tattoo

ILC ink

A summer intern at Jefferson Laboratory is excited about the proposed International Linear Collider—and he’s got the tattoo to prove it.

Photo of elephant doors

The tale of Fermilab’s ‘elephant doors’

A set of twin doors take on two very different purposes at Fermilab and Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo.

Photo of Scott Fahlman holding smiley face sign

Physics and the birth of the emoticon

Carnegie Mellon University alumni trace the origin of the smiley to a group of computer scientists discussing a physics puzzle in 1982.