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Particle Beam Cancer Therapy 03.10.14FEATURED ARTICLE

Particle Beam Cancer Therapy: The Promise and ChallengesExternal link

Advances in accelerators built for fundamental physics research have inspired improved cancer treatment facilities. But will one of the most promising—a carbon ion treatment facility—be built in the U.S.? Read More »

A night photo of Fermilab’s Tevatron collider. 02.24.14FROM THE LABS

Scientists Complete the Top Quark PuzzleExternal link

Fermilab researchers have finished a portrait of one of the universe’s fundamental particles. Read More »

NOvA experiment sees first long-distance neutrinos 02.11.14PRESS RELEASE

NOvA Experiment Sees First Long-distance NeutrinosExternal link

Scientists on the world’s longest-distance neutrino experiment announced today that they have seen their first neutrinos. Read More »

02.06.14Science Headlines

Chandrashekhar Joshi Elected to National Academy of EngineeringExternal link

Chandrashekhar Joshi, distinguished professor of electrical engineering at UCLA, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for his contributions to the development of laser- and beam-driven plasma accelerators. Read More »

Watch NOvA Come Together 01.30.14FROM THE LABS

Watch NOvA Come TogetherExternal link

A video from Fermilab highlights some of the many steps needed to build the largest neutrino experiment in the United States. Read More »

BOSS measures scale of universe to 1% 01.08.14PRESS RELEASE

BOSS Measures Scale of Universe to 1%External link

The Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) Collaboration announced it has measured the scale of the universe to an accuracy of one percent. This and future measures at this precision are the key to determining the nature of dark energy. Read More »

Higgs Boson Discovery 10.08.13SCIENCE HEADLINES

Higgs Boson Discovery Leads to Nobel PrizeExternal link

François Englert and Peter Higgs were awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physics for their contributions to our understanding of the origin of mass, confirmed by the discovery of the Higgs boson in 2012 by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN’s Large Hadron Collider. Read More »

US Participation in Higgs Boson Discovery 10.01.13SCIENCE HEADLINES

US Participation in the Higgs DiscoveryExternal link

The search for the Higgs at experiments at the Large Hadron Collider was an international effort involving thousands of people, with physicists and engineers from US institutions playing a significant role throughout. Read More »

Nigel Lockyer 06.20.13PRESS RELEASE

Nigel Lockyer Named New Fermilab DirectorExternal link

Nigel Lockyer, director of Canada's TRIUMF laboratory for particle and nuclear physics, has been selected as the sixth director of Fermilab, succeeding Pier Oddone. Lockyer, who has a long history with Fermilab and the CDF experiment, will begin his tenure in September. Read More »

Accelerator R&D Stewardship05.06.13ANNOUNCEMENT

The Office of High Energy Physics Announces the Launch of Its New Accelerator R&D Stewardship Webpages

Accelerators are critical to many areas beyond their traditional role in discovery science, and they influence our everyday lives in myriad ways. Read More »

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