The ATLAS collaboration has uncovered the first strong evidence to support the existence of one of the most spectacular processes accessible at the LHC.
The 19th international conference on strangeness in quark matter attracted over 300 participants to discuss the role of strange and heavy-flavour quarks in heavy-ion collisions and astrophysical phenomena.
Carlo Rovelli’s Helgoland is a well-written and easy-to-follow exploration of quantum mechanics and its interpretation.
The workshop attracted more than 300 participants from 45 countries to discuss how the lessons learned in the past two years might help HEP transition to a more sustainable future.
Latvia is the third of the Baltic States to join CERN in recent years after Lithuania and Estonia, and first became involved with CERN activities in the early 1990s.
Frontier instruments like the LHC and its detectors not only push back the boundaries of our knowledge, but also catalyse innovative technology for medical applications, writes Man...
Interactive theatre performance What if scientists ruled the world? provided a welcome opportunity for scientists to reflect on how best to communicate their research.
The long-lived particle community marked five years of stretching the limits of searches for new physics with its ninth and best-attended workshop yet.
A recent measurement by the LHCb collaboration has confirmed the measured lifetime of the doubly strange Ωc0.
The European Consortium for Astroparticle theory held its first annual symposium in May, bringing together hundreds of theoretical physicists across Europe.
Kolanoski and Wermes' new book is a reference for lectures on experimental methods for postgraduate students, writes our reviewer.
Amalia Ballarino of CERN has received the 2021 James Wong Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
This year’s Future Circular Collider Week took place online from 28 June to 2 July, attracting 700 participants to debate the next steps needed to produce a feasibility report in...
Recent detection from LHAASO provides the first clear evidence of the presence of galactic “pevatrons”.
In an attempt to shed light on the neutron-lifetime puzzle, a team at Japan’s KEK laboratory in collaboration with Japanese universities has developed a new experimental setup.
Silicon pixel detectors for particle tracking have blossomed into a vast array of beautiful creations that have driven numerous discoveries, with no signs of the advances slowing d...
Cosmologist and theoretical physicist Licia Verde discusses the current tension between early- and late-time measurements of the expansion rate of the universe.