A joint Fermilab/SLAC publication
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Scientists below the surface

How do you get to work when your office is a clean room a mile below ground?

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Q&A: Underground machinist

What’s it like being the machinist at the deepest machine shop in the world?

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Testing the nature of neutrinos

The Majorana Demonstrator experiment is looking for a sign that neutrinos are their own antiparticles.

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How do you solve a puzzle like neutrinos?

When it comes to studying particles that zip through matter as though it weren’t even there, you use every method you can think of.

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Steady to a fault

How do accelerators survive in some of the most earthquake-prone regions on Earth?

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Extreme cold and shipwreck lead

Scientists have proven the concept of the CUORE experiment, which will study neutrinos with the world’s coldest detector and ancient lead.

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Our flat universe

Not a curve in sight, as far as the eye can see.

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Physics Madness Grand Champion

And your 2015 winning physics machine is…

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Scientists take to YouTube for #mylinearcollider

A video campaign shows international support for construction of the International Linear Collider.

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Real scientists borrow ‘Big Bang’ costumes

Parkas from The Big Bang Theory recently wound up in Greenland on an actual scientific expedition.