The International Linear Collider was not included in Japan's triennial list of high-priority projects.
The European Strategy Group reports that "convergence was achieved".
CLIC study leaders respond to preprint comparing CLIC with a Future Circular Collider.
Senior figures in European particle physics have gathered for a week of intense discussions that will guide the future of fundamental exploration.
Croatia joins India, Lithuania, Pakistan, Turkey and Ukraine as Associate Member States, while Cyprus and Slovenia are Associate Member States in the pre-stage to membership.
The next major European project after the LHC should be a 100-km circumference circular collider, argue more than 50 senior particle physicists.
More than 13,000 European scientists have objected to changes in the representation of education and research in the European Commission.
A cross-party committee of the legislature of the Republic of Ireland last week unanimously recommended joining CERN.
A European Physical Society commissioned report reveals that physics-based industries generate over 16% of total EU turnover.
The 250-page briefing book of the European Strategy for Particle Physics has been published.