Scientists hoping to find new, long-lived particles at the Large Hadron Collider recently realized they may already have the detector to do it.
The ATLAS experiment at CERN sees possible evidence of quark-gluon plasma production during collisions between photons and heavy nuclei inside the Large Hadron Collider.
Back when it was theorized, scientists weren’t sure they would ever detect the neutrino; now they’re searching for a version of the particle that could be even more elusive.
For the first time, African physicists and other researchers are creating a grassroots strategy for the future of physics research and education.
The newly discovered tetraquark provides a unique window into the interactions of the particles that make up atoms.
A group of scientists is hoping to detect dark matter using a nano-scale drum.
A group of US national laboratories, publishers, journals and other organizations is making it easier for researchers to update their names on past publications.
Four physicists share their experiences dealing with major setbacks, trauma, mental health issues and toxic work environments.
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, travel bans and stay-at-home orders meant astrophysicists needed to find a new way to conduct their observations.
Fast electronics and artificial intelligence are helping physicists capture data and decide what to keep and what to throw away.
Scientists discovered a new particle by comparing data recorded at the LHC and the Tevatron.
The fundamental particle of light is both ordinary and full of surprises.
Symmetry writer Lauren Biron won Fermilab’s 2021 Virtual Physics Slam by hosting an award show with a physics theme.
When studying mysterious subatomic particles, researchers use a different kind of particle detector to prevent run-of-the-mill dust particles from getting in the way.
Elena Long’s search for community as a trans scientist put her at the forefront of LGBT+ advocacy in physics.
Sharon Yellowfly has been preserving and expanding the Blackfoot language by translating the announcements of LIGO’s universe-bending discoveries.