50th anniversary

The vox and the hound

One day in the 1980s, Fermilab staff working on the Tevatron heard the faint sounds of a dog barking over the telecommunication system. Elvin Harms tells the story of how they located the source of the mysterious sound.

Fermilab on display

The national laboratory opened usually inaccessible areas of its campus to thousands of visitors to celebrate 50 years of discovery.

From Naperville Community Television, Sept. 23, 2017: With plenty to see and do, everyone was busy with interactive demonstrations, family-friendly experiments, and even special shows with Mr. Freeze. View NCT’s two-minute video.

Scientist Brendan Casey was a scientist on the DZero experiment when he experienced the most humbling day of his life at Fermilab.