A discrepancy in the observed versus the predicted mass of fundamental particles called W bosons "could open a door to a whole new subatomic world."
A pair of Canadian labs have announced a successful production run of a rare isotope used to fight cancer.
Particle accelerators enable physicists to probe the fundamental laws of nature, providing the basis for advancements in a huge variety of different fields.
Particle accelerators speed up elementary bits of matter to probe fundamental questions in physics, however, current facilities require huge amounts of space.
Antimatter and matter should have completely annihilated each other in the Big Bang, leaving nothing but energy.
Klystrons are powerful generators for creating the electromagnetic fields that accelerate particles within atom smashers.