aug 082012
 
Shedding Light on the Existence of Dark Matter

  A global team of scientists looking for evidence of the existence of dark matter announced that they found none from the leading candidates. The analysis of 13 months of data at the Gran Sasso National Laboratory (LGNS), a collaborative effort led by Elena Aprile, professor of physics at Columbia University, provided no evidence for the [continue reading]

jul 042012
 
Scientists Unveil Findings on 'God Particle'

  At a seminar held at CERN today the ATLAS and CMS experiments presented their latest preliminary results in the search for the long sought Higgs particle. Both experiments observe a new particle in the mass region around 125-126 GeV. A typical “candidate event” in the Higgs-hunting CMS experiment. Red lines represent high-energy proton beams while [continue reading]