Dark Matter 101
How Blue LEDs Work, and Why They Deserve the Physics Nobel
Discover the physics behind blue LEDs, honored with the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics.
Smaller than Small: Looking for Something New With the LHC
In this excerpt from his new book, Don Lincoln describes the quest for new fundamental particles.
It’s Back! The LHC Prepares for Round Two
Physicists are getting ready for new discoveries from the upgraded Large Hadron Collider.
What the Heck is a Pentaquark?
An unexpected discovery might be the first detection of a new particle called a pentaquark.