The European Commission is embarking on an ambitious project called Plan S to make all scientific publications open access from 2020.
Larger collaborations mean there are many more PhD students and postdocs, while the number of permanent jobs has not increased equivalently.
The goal of “Gen-HET” is to improve the visibility of women in the field of high-energy theory.
The survey will be distributed widely, with a deadline for responses of 26 October.
PHYSTAT has played a role in the evolution of the way particle physicists employ statistical methods in their research.
The Physics Beyond Colliders (PBC) initiative, launched in 2016, explores the opportunities offered by the CERN accelerator complex and infrastructure.
Sometimes referred to as the bible of particle physics, during the last 60 years the Review of Particle Physics has become the number-one reference in the field.
In September, following three years of successful operation and growth, CERN announced the continuation of the global SCOAP3 open-access initiative for at least three more years. SCOAP3 (Sponsoring Co...
The 38th International Conference on High-Energy Physics (ICHEP 2016) took place on 3–10 August in Chicago, US. Among numerous results presented, the LHC experiments released their latest analyses...
At the beginning of May, the LHC declared the start of a new physics season for its experiments. The “Stable Beams” visible on the LHC Page 1 screen (see image above) is the “go ahe...