It would take 1500 high-definition television screens to display just one image from the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope's high-resolution camera.
Theorists from the Institute for Advanced Study have proposed a way forward in the quest to test string theory.
Accelerating positrons with plasma is a step toward smaller, cheaper particle colliders.
Exploding stars have an immense capacity to destroy—and create.
Scientist Marcelle Soares-Santos talks about Brazil, neutron stars and a love of discovery.
How can we figure out when the universe began?
The observation of new dwarf galaxy candidates could mean our sky is more crowded than we thought.
The experiment will begin collecting data from a neutrino beam in October.
What’s it like being the machinist at the deepest machine shop in the world?
The Majorana Demonstrator experiment is looking for a sign that neutrinos are their own antiparticles.