Citizen scientists dive into particle physics and astrophysics research.
The Large Hadron Collider gears up for restart.
SLAC’s team of dark matter hunters recently gained a new member. Astrophysicist Kimberly Palladino joined the lab in October 2014 to develop a test facility for the future LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ) detector, which will be the largest and most sensitive dark matter detector of its kind.
After more than six years of grinding and polishing, the first-ever dual-surface mirror for a major telescope is complete.