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November 7, 2017
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SLAC engineer Knut Skarpaas designs some of physics’ most challenging machines, finding inspiration in unexpected places.
November 7, 2017
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Around the world, scientists and non-scientists alike celebrated the first international Dark Matter Day.
October 24, 2017
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Cross sections tell physicists how likely particles are to interact in a given way.
October 24, 2017
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He is recognized for his numerous contributions to the advancement of accelerator physics, community service and education.
Alexander Chao
October 10, 2017
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Constellations illustrates the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics—with a love story.
October 9, 2017
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System tests at SLAC continue with 32 light sensors - up from a single one - in a small-scale version of the future experiment, which will use nearly 500 of them.
LZ PMT Array
September 6, 2017
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The summer school explored upcoming opportunities to expand our understanding of the universe and its fundamental physics, from mysterious dark matter to recently detected gravitational waves.
2017 SSI Group Photo
September 5, 2017
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The minuscule and the immense can reveal quite a bit about each other.
August 25, 2017
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The emeritus physicist was honored for the development of novel detectors that have greatly advanced experiments in particle physics, especially BABAR, which looked into the matter-antimatter imbalance of the universe.
Blair Ratcliff 2017 DPF Instrumentation Award
August 22, 2017
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At a recent meeting, scientists shared ideas for searching for dark matter on the (relative) cheap.

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