The LHC Has Found a New Particle Unlike Any Other Form of Matter

Not content with perhaps the biggest scientific discovery of the decade, scientists at the Large Hadron Collide continue to search for new particles—and now they've found one that seems to be an entirely new form of matter. » 4/11/14 6:33am 4/11/14 6:33am

The Crazy New Subatomic Particle That May Rewrite the Rules of Matter

Two teams of physicists have stumbled across a weird new subatomic particle that's unlike anything else we've ever seen—and it could rewrite the rules of matter as we know them. » 6/18/13 9:24am 6/18/13 9:24am

LHC Particle Soup Is the Hottest Thing Mankind Ever Made

Scientists at CERN's Large Hadron Collider say they just temporarily created the hottest man-made temperature by colliding two lead ions. » 8/14/12 2:20pm 8/14/12 2:20pm

So, Uh, What Is Reality?

Ready for your Tuesday-morning mindfrak? Here's a whirlwind tour that takes apart almost everything you thought you knew about reality. If those BBC accents weren't so soothing, I might actually be pretty freaked out by now. » 2/01/11 9:00am 2/01/11 9:00am