Latest Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory Stories
Data that hinted at the possible discovery of a new sub-atomic particle has been rejected after cross-checks failed to find support for the initial observation.
The search for the elusive Higgs boson particle appears on track to become a one-horse race this year, after the United Statesâ€™ Tevatron accelerator was denied an extension to remain operating through 2014.
An expert panel said today that the lifetime of the Tevatron "particle smasher" should be extended by three years.
This month physicist Juan Collar and his associates are taking their attempt to unmask the secret identity of dark matter into a Canadian mine more than a mile underground.
The Tevatron accelerator â€œatom smasherâ€ may get three extra years of usage in order to continue its hunt for the elusive God particle.
Physicists have denied rumors that a US atom smasher has detected the elusive Higgs boson.
Scientists working with the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) said they have moved a step closer to reaching their goal of unlocking the mysteries of the Universe.
University of Michigan physicists played a leading role in the discovery of a new particle, the Omega b baryon, which is an exotic relative of the proton.
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