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Apr 29, 2016 01:13 PM ET // Discovery News
Mankind’s biggest ever platform for scientific discovery goes offline when Mother Nature intervenes.
Apr 13, 2016 02:38 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In tonight's special Perimeter Institute public lecture, Nobel Laureate Art McDonald will delve into the science behind detecting the most ghostly known particles in the universe. Watch it here, live, at 7pm EDT!
Mar 21, 2016 07:00 PM ET // Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Dark matter could be made of particles that each weigh almost as much as a human cell and are nearly dense enough to become miniature black holes, new research suggests.
Sep 3, 2015 05:57 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
A US-based laboratory has produced tiny droplets of a state of matter that existed in the first few milliseconds after the Big Bang after slamming particles together at close to the speed of light.
Jul 27, 2015 07:30 PM ET // AFP
In a new blow for the futuristic 'supersymmetry' theory of the universe's basic anatomy, experts reported fresh evidence Monday of subatomic activity consistent with the mainstream Standard Model of particle physics.
Jul 14, 2015 03:06 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Physicists have discovered the elusive pentaquark -- a collection of five quarks bound together to form an exotic state of matter.
Jun 3, 2015 12:14 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
It's official: After a long 27 month hiatus for upgrades and a 2 month restart, the world's largest particle accelerator is back in the particle collision business.
May 22, 2015 12:30 PM ET // AFP
After a two-year upgrade, the Large Hadron Collider smashed particles at record-breaking energy levels.
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