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Big Reboot 10.08.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Large Hadron Collider: The big rebootExternal link

As the Large Hadron Collider prepares to come back to life after a two-year hiatus, physicists are gearing up to go beyond the standard model of particle physics. Read More »

500 Mile Neutrino 10.06.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

500-mile neutrino experiment up and runningExternal link

Construction is complete for NOvA, the longest-distance neutrino experiment in the world. Read More »

09.30.14Science Headlines

Exploring the Monstrous Creatures at the Edges of the DarkExternal link

What if the most popular dark matter hypothesis is wrong? Plenty of fringier theories exist. Read More »

09.30.14Science Headlines

Accelerating the Fight Against CancerExternal link

As charged-particle therapies grow in popularity, physicists are working with other experts to make them smaller, cheaper and more effective—and more available to cancer patients in the United States. Read More »

Dark Matter Hints 09.18.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

AMS Space Experiment Sees Hints of Dark Matter ParticlesExternal link

Scientists behind the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment are reporting new data pointing toward the potential detection of dark matter particles. Read More »

Forcasting Future 09.09.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Forecasting the futureExternal link

Physicists and other scientists use the GEANT4 toolkit to identify problems before they occur. Read More »

Cosmic rays can help scientists do something no one else can: safely image the interior of the nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi plant. 08.28.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Particle Physics to Aid Nuclear CleanupExternal link

Cosmic rays can help scientists do something no one else can: safely image the interior of the nuclear reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi plant. Read More »

A Fermilab scientist works on the laser beams at the heart of the Holometer experiment. 08.27.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Do We Live in a 2-D Hologram? Physicists Aim to Find OutExternal link

Physicists at Fermilab in Illinois have turned on a laser-based experiment that could reveal whether the three-dimensional world we perceive is merely a "Matrix"-style illusion generated by a cosmic two-dimensional hologram. Read More »

Dark Matter 08.19.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Five Reasons We Think Dark Matter ExistsExternal link

Any recent article about the remaining mysteries of the Universe will include dark matter close to the very top of the list of unsolved problems. What is it? Where is it? And if it’s there, how do we measure it? Read More »

Dark Energy Survey 08.19.14SCIENCE HEADLINES

Dark Energy Survey kicks off second season cataloging the wonders of deep spaceExternal link

The survey’s five-year mission is to unravel the fundamental mystery of dark energy and its impact on our universe. Read More »

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