WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. Department of Energy and the Italian Embassy, on behalf of the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research, signed an agreement for collaboration on research with the international Short Baseline Neutrino (SBN) program hosted at DOE’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. The SBN program, started in 2015, comprises the development, installation,… Keep reading →

Three Ways To Bust Ghostly Dark Matter


    Everything you can see is made of normal matter…but that’s only 4 percent of the universe. Find out how the National Labs search for the invisible “dark matter” scientists believe holds galaxies together. | Graphic above by Carly Wilkins, Energy Department. Illustrations below by Greg Stewart, SLAC. The world we see is embedded… Keep reading →

Landshut Nuclear Power Plant

A new agreement between the United States and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) signed today will pave the way for renewed collaboration in particle physics, promising to yield new insights into fundamental particles and the nature of matter and our universe. The agreement, signed in a White House ceremony by the U.S. Department… Keep reading →