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Particle Fever, I’ve Got It!

By now, I hope you’ve heard about Particle Fever. It premiered a few weeks ago – if I remember correctly, the same week as Neil deGrasse Tyson’s new Cosmos premiered.

March 31, 2014 — Brian Malow

The Higgs at Last

After a three-decade search, scientists appear to have found the elusive particle. Its peculiar properties suggest a new era in physics could be about to dawn

May 21, 2013 — Michael Riordan, Guido Tonelli and Sau Lan Wu

Re-Live The Tevatron's Demise, or Just Hear Some Fermilab Rap from 1992 [Video]

By now the huge Higgs news out of CERN is no longer news. The apparent discovery of the Higgs boson has been rehashed countless times in the three-plus weeks since physicists at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) outside Geneva announced they had found a new particle with a strong resemblance to the long-sought Higgs.

July 27, 2012 — John Matson
Physics Hasn’t Looked This Hot Since The Big Bang

Physics Hasn’t Looked This Hot Since The Big Bang

The ATLAS detector at CERN is overwhelming to mere mortals like myself. It’s one of four detectors along the Large Hadron Collider designed to detect the most fundamental particles in our universe.

August 16, 2013 — Kalliopi Monoyios
The Inner Life of Quarks

The Inner Life of Quarks

What if the smallest bits of matter actually harbor an undiscovered world of particles?

May 21, 2013

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