With dark matter, dark energy, phantom matter and even a dark force, physics news can sometimes sound like the voiceover for a superhero movie.
The most precise measurement yet of how fast the universe is expanding doesn’t agree with predictions.
"The fundamental purpose of science is to enrich the human spirit."
Berkeley Lab’s Kathryn Zurek wants to make sure we’re looking in the right places.
Neutrinos are a puzzling mixture of three flavors and three masses. Scientists want to measure it down to the last drop.
Quantum physics says everything is made of particles, but what does that actually mean?
Meet the world’s deepest underground physics facilities.
Simulations are key to showing how neutrinos help stars go supernova.
What are all of the symbols in Fermilab’s unofficial seal?
The Planck scale sets the universe’s minimum limit, beyond which the laws of physics break.
The way you think about atoms may not be quite right.
The Higgs field gives mass to elementary particles, but most of our mass comes from somewhere else.
Astronomers around the world are looking for visible sources of gravitational waves.