Particle Physics & Astrophysics
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.
The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument will produce a 3-D space map using a ‘hive’ of robots.
The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope creates maps of the gamma-ray sky.
Noether's theorem is a thread woven into the fabric of the science.
The end of the Cold War and the cancellation of the Superconducting Super Collider led to the creation of a life-saving medical device.
The OPERA experiment’s study of tau neutrino appearance has reached the level of “discovery.”
Masanori Yamauchi started his three-year term as head of Japan’s major center of particle physics research this spring.
How do accelerators survive in some of the most earthquake-prone regions on Earth?