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Hunt for dark matter takes physicists deep below earth’s surface, where WIMPS can’t hide

Dark matter makes up much of the universe, and surrounds us all like an invisible, clumpy soup. Physicists have hunted dark matter particles for decades, but they continue to elude observation.

Now construction of a major international experiment aimed at discovering dark matter could be constructed and operational by 2018, according to the SMU scientist on the experiment known as SuperCDMS SNOLAB. Continue reading

Kouros, marital tension, bonding, children, SMUMarital tension between mom and dad can harm each parent’s bond with child, study finds. Continue reading →
STEMPrep, SMU, minority, science, high school, KnibbDepartment of Defense awards $2.6 million to SMU STEM program for minority students. Continue reading →
Principal's office 150x120Help wanted: Principals who embrace change. Continue reading →
Gamma Ray BurstObserved by Texas telescope: Light from huge explosion 12 billion years ago reaches Earth. Continue reading →

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