New technology and new thinking are pushing the dark matter hunt to lower and lower masses.
Not only are we made of fundamental particles, we also produce them and are constantly bombarded by them throughout the day.
Physicists are already preparing upgrades that will increase the physics reach of the Large Hadron Collider in the next decade.
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