Particle Physics & Astrophysics
An engineer at SLAC laboratory constructed a full-scale model of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope's cryostat in his spare time.
Science is no longer the wallflower who doesn’t get asked to the dance, writes physicist Glen Crawford in an essay about science outreach past and present.
Students from US universities work on LHC experiments through a new research abroad program.
The recent BICEP2 discovery of evidence for cosmic inflation might point to new physics.
A new trigger system will expand what ATLAS scientists can look for during high-energy collisions at the Large Hadron Collider.
During a day of talks at Stanford University, theoretical physicist Leonard Susskind explained “Why I Teach Physics to Old Codgers, and How It Got to Be a YouTube Sensation.”
An analysis using LHC data verifies the existence of an exotic four-quark hadron.
From accelerators unexpectedly beneath your feet to a ferret that once cleaned accelerator components, symmetry shares some lesser-known facts about particle accelerators.