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Subatomic Particles

Having a size smaller than the size of an atom, which is about one angstrom, or 10^-10 meters.

Radio Programs

Subatomic Astronomy Going small to study the universe January 31, 2019

DUNE The Baskin-Robbins of subatomic particles November 9, 2017

Neutrinos Zipping through the universe November 8, 2017

Supernova 1987A II Catching “ghosts” from an exploding star February 23, 2017

Cosmic Rays III Probing a meltdown with help from the stars November 30, 2016

Dark Downtown? The glow of the galaxy’s busy downtown August 16, 2016

Featured Images

Cosmic ray shower

Cosmic Showers November 28, 2016

View of the underground Soudan Laboratory

Underground Astronomy January 26, 2015

The Standard Model

Building Blocks June 27, 2013

Pyramid of the Old Kingdom pharaoh Khafre and the Sphinx

Inside Job April 30, 2013

A black hole is created in the Large Hadron Collider, then quickly evaporates

Making a Black Hole February 26, 2013

Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer-2 attached to the International Space Station

On Duty May 23, 2011

Space shutle Endeavour launches on its final mission, June 16, 2011

Final Endeavour May 16, 2011

Cold Astronomy January 13, 2010