Grad student Chiara Salemi and Professor Lindley Winslow use the ABRACADABRA instrument to reveal insights into dark matter.
Dec. 2, 2020 • ~9 min
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Study finds quantum entanglement could, in principle, give a slight advantage in the game of blackjack.
Aug. 3, 2020 • ~8 min
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A new analysis puts dark matter back in the game as a possible source of energy excess at the galactic center.
Dec. 10, 2019 • ~8 min
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With help from next-generation particle accelerators, the approach may nail down the rate of oxygen production in the universe.
Aug. 20, 2019 • ~9 min
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Tracy Slatyer hunts through astrophysical data for clues to the invisible universe.
Aug. 15, 2019 • ~9 min
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Technique can spot anomalous particle smashups that may point to phenomena beyond the Standard Model.
July 25, 2019 • ~8 min
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MIT’s Senthil Todadri and Xiao-Gang Wen will study highly entangled quantum matter in a collaboration supported by the Simons Foundation.
May 29, 2019 • ~5 min
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The particle’s core withstands pressures higher than those inside a neutron star, according to a new study.
Feb. 22, 2019 • ~7 min
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Laboratory for Nuclear Science project selected to explore machine learning for lattice quantum chromodynamics.
July 6, 2018 • ~2 min
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Symposium explores how novel ideas and experiments are advancing many areas of theoretical physics in newly interconnected ways.
March 28, 2018 • ~12 min
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