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June 24, 2015
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A batch of newly discovered satellite dwarf galaxies orbiting the Milky Way should help scientists better grasp the evolution of the universe while also honing in on dark matter's identity.
June 19, 2015
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SLAC has led the development and implementation of a variety of upgrades to the ATLAS experiment to match the increased discovery potential of an LHC now operating at record proton collision energies.
June 18, 2015
Noether's theorem is a thread woven into the fabric of the science.
June 17, 2015
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The end of the Cold War and the cancellation of the Superconducting Super Collider led to the creation of a life-saving medical device.
June 16, 2015
The OPERA experiment’s study of tau neutrino appearance has reached the level of “discovery.”
June 11, 2015
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Masanori Yamauchi started his three-year term as head of Japan’s major center of particle physics research this spring.
June 5, 2015
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How do accelerators survive in some of the most earthquake-prone regions on Earth?
June 3, 2015
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Data collection has officially begun at the Large Hadron Collider.
May 26, 2015
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The underground home of the LUX dark matter experiment has a rich scientific history.
May 21, 2015
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The Large Hadron Collider broke its own record again in 13-trillion-electronvolt test collisions.