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Giorgio Chiarelli is new CDF co-spokesperson

Chiarelli has been with CDF since the beginning of the experiment, 35 years ago.

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A glimpse of Angela Gonzales at Fermilab Art Gallery

Have you been to see the Angela Gonzales exhibit at the Fermilab Art Gallery yet? If not, be sure to check it out. Fermilab’s first artist made a lasting mark on the laboratory — in drawings, on buildings, even by designing the Fermilab logo.

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The birth of the web at Fermilab

Fermilab’s website was born in June 1992, thanks in part to Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the World Wide Web in 1989. Fermilab’s Ruth Pordes tells the origin story.

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Fermilab celebrates its website’s 25th anniversary

Twenty-five years ago this month, Fermilab stood up its first website — one of the earliest websites in the United States.

Photo gallery: DASTOW 2017

Fermilab employees and their kids had a blast at this year’s Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2017.

Looking back: communication at Fermilab over 50 years

Fermilab and the field of particle physics were pioneers of electronic communication.

Photo gallery: 50th anniversary Symposium and Users Meeting

Three days of celebration: Festa Italiana, Symposium and Users Meeting.

Fermilab’s 50th anniversary poster series

This set of five printable posters highlights five physics experiments, past and present, and one amazing lab. Take a scientific journey through a slice of Fermilab’s history.

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SCIENCE AND SYMMETRY

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African School works to develop local expertise

Universities in sub-Saharan Africa are teaming up to offer free training to students interested in fundamental physics.

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A speed trap for dark matter, revisited

A NASA rocket experiment could use the Doppler effect to look for signs of dark matter in mysterious X-ray emissions from space.

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Northwestern, Fermi National Accelerator Lab launch new research center

The partnership is expected to advance a wide range of science, including medicine and energy.

Chicago Quantum Exchange to create technologically transformative ecosystem

University of Chicago, Argonne National Laboratory and Fermilab prepare for quantum information revolution.

Video: The science of the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment

This 4-minute animation shows how the international Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment will help scientists understand how the universe works.

Video: Types of nuclear radiation

Did you know that bananas and Brazil nuts emit radiation? Scientist Don Lincoln explains the known kinds of nuclear radiation and their different properties.

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

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Our expanding universe: delving into dark energyNEW

From the DOE Office of Science, June 21, 2017: Dark Energy Survey Director Josh Frieman appears in this Office of Science article, which urveys research projects that will help us better understand the phenomenon that is accelerating the universe’s expansion.

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