Particle Physics

Stephen Hawking Says AI Will 'Spell The End Of Humanity'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Tech

Professor Stephen Hawking has raised his concerns over humanity's search to create artificial intelligence warning that if it were ever created it cou...

CERN's Next Particle Accelerator Is Hilariously Massive

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Tech

As you probably know, the Large Hadron Collider is an absolutely enormous particle accelerator built under the Earth near to Lake Geneva. It's so larg...

'Dark Matter Disc' Discovered Over The Equator, But It's Fine

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A disc of dark matter might have just been found hanging over the Equator of the Earth. But don't panic. The startling claim has been made by a sci...

Physicists Find First Direct Evidence Of Dark Matter Particles

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists have found the first potential evidence of the existence of dark matter. Dark matter is form of sub-atomic particle which may make up mo...

Higgs Boson FInd 'Even More Certain' After New Research

PA | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Tech

A wealth of new data has made scientists even more confident that the elusive "God particle" is in their grasp. The sub-atomic particle whose drama...

Higgs Boson Evidence Found At Cern In Search For 'God Particle'

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK Tech

Scientists believe they have captured the elusive "God particle" that gives matter mass and holds the universe together. Researchers from the CMS a...

Jury Still Out In Search For 'God Particle' Despite 'Significant Progress'

PA | Posted 11.02.2012 | UK Tech

Scientists are expected to reveal "significant progress" in the search for the so-called "God particle", but will not be able to say whether it exists...

Upending Physics? Spectacular Aspects of Neutrinos Below, at, or Above Speed of Light

Henryk Frystacki, Ph.D | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Tech
Henryk Frystacki, Ph.D

The spectacular aspect of such a detectable neutrino beam would be less the discovery that neutrinos may be actually tachyons, but an information speed above the speed of light barrier.