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Inside the discovery that could change particle physics
A subatomic particle called the muon is more magnetic than it should be—here’s what that could mean.
A Mysterious Fifth Force Could Be At Work In The Cosmos
Revolutionary, if true
Scientists Make Largest Quark, Solving A 20-Year Mystery
Researchers have found the "final" predicted way of making top quarks, the largest subatomic particle.
For the First Time, Electrons are Observed Splitting into Smaller Quasi-Particles
We generally think of electrons as fundamental building blocks of atoms, elementary subatomic particles with no smaller components to speak...
ILL Researchers Trap The Most Neutrons Ever Bottled, Setting a Science Record
When subatomic science gets wack, physicists get ILL
Japan’s Giga-Sensitive Neutrino Experiment, Modeled In Balloons
On our short list of dreams here at PopSci is to paddle around inside Super-Kamiokande, the giant Japanese subterranean pool...
Scientists Spot Subatomic Particles Underground: Geoneutrinos May Help Drive Earth’s Internal Heat
An international team working below an Italian mountain has detected subatomic particles hanging out beneath the Earth’s surface, where they...