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2010-07-23 06:29:26

The Tevatron accelerator “atom smasher” may get three extra years of usage in order to continue its hunt for the elusive God particle.

2010-06-27 13:23:07

The best theory for explaining the subatomic world got its start in 1928 when theorist Paul Dirac combined quantum mechanics with special relativity to explain the behavior of the electron.

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2010-06-15 12:45:00

According to a new study, there may be multiple versions of the elusive "God particle," or Higgs boson.

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2010-05-19 12:20:00

Physicists at Fermilab have discovered a clue as to why the world around us is composed of normal matter and not anti-matter.

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2010-05-02 08:33:57

Researchers isolate collection of “pure” or spin polarized positronium atoms for the first time.

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2009-08-10 11:45:00

Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in the US, have performed sophisticated laser measurements to detect the subtle effects of one of nature's most elusive forces - the "weak interaction".

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2009-04-08 07:55:00

Analyzing several years' worth of results from Fermilab's Tevatron collider, physicists come up with the most accurate measurement to date of the mass of the W boson, and narrow down the possible mass of the still undiscovered Higgs boson

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2009-03-19 08:59:01

Scientists of the CDF experiment at the Department of Energy's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory announced March 17 that they have found evidence of an unexpected particle whose curious characteristics may reveal new ways that quarks can combine to form matter.

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2009-03-10 06:55:00

A group of 28 scientists at the US Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) have observed particle collisions that produce single top quarks.

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2009-02-23 06:30:00

The race is underway to find evidence of a hypothetical particle called the Higgs boson, known as the "God Particle" because it is thought to give mass to the matter that makes up the universe.


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