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Newswire Archive--2012

20 December 2012 - International Committee for Future Accelerators announces members of new Linear Collider Board

17 December 2012 - CERN - The first LHC protons run ends with new milestone

15 December 2012 - ILC Global Design Effort: International Linear Collider completes draft of its design report – handover ceremony on 15 December in Tokyo, Japan

14 December 2012 - CERN: CERN is granted the status of observer to the United Nations General Assembly

11 December 2012 - CERN Fundamental Physics Prize Foundation Announces Physics Frontiers and New Horizons in Physics Prizes Along with Two Special Prizes

7 December 2012 - Kavli IPMU: Strict Limit on CPT Violation from Gamma-Ray Bursts

6 December 2012 - ILC Global Design Effort: International Linear Collider to take next step

6 December 2012 - CERN: Second Open Competition for Collide@CERN-Geneva Residency Award announced today

4 December 2012 - Berkeley Lab Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Gives a Big Boost to BigBOSS

30 November 2012: ASPERA - European research agencies create sustainable entity for astroparticle physics

28 November 2012: INFN - INFN Revises Its Flagship Project

19 November 2012 - BaBar Experiment Confirms Time Asymmetry

12 November 2012 - BOSS Quasars Unveil a New Era in the Expansion History of the Universe

8 November 2012: CERN - Second Prix Ars Electronica Collide@CERN laureate announced

30 October 2012: CERN - Gilles Jobin to deliver final lecture of his artistic residency at CERN

27 October 2012: TRUIMF - RAW DATA: Artistic Transformation Connecting Subatomic Physics to Human Experience

24 October 2012: Stanford University/SLAC - Chi-Chang Kao named SLAC director

24 October 2012: The Global Design Effort - The International Workshop on Future Linear Colliders

16 October 2012: CNRS/CEA - New type of cosmic ray discovered after 100 years

10 October 2012: CERN - CERN brings particle physics to the Frankfurt Book Fair

05 October 2012: CERN - The Republic of Cyprus becomes a CERN Associate Member State

04 October 2012: STFC - New prize for journalism aims to change perceptions of physics

01 October 2012: CERN - SCOAP3 Open Access Initiative launched at CERN

27 September 2012: Fermilab - QuarkNet program receives $6.1 million NSF award to advance science education

20 September 2012: CERN - Professor Agnieszka Zalewska Elected President of CERN Council

19 September 2012: CERN - CERN's first artistic residency reaches a conclusion

17 September 2012: Fermilab/NOAO - World's most powerful digital camera opens eye, records first images in hunt for dark energy

14 September 2012: Kavli IPMU/ Subaru Telescope, NAOJ - Hyper Suprime-Cam Ushers in a New Era of Observational Astronomy

12 September 2012: CERN - European particle physics refreshes long-term strategy

11 September 2012: INFN/Cabibbolab - A new partner joins SuperB from Russia

31 August 2012: John Adams Institute for Accelerator Science - John Adams Institute is expanding

13 August 2012: Brookhaven National Laboratory - Closing in on the Border Between Primordial Plasma and Ordinary Matter

13 August 2012: CERN - LHC experiments bring new insight into matter of the primordial Universe

8 August 2012: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - The First Public Data Release from BOSS, the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

3 August 2012 - Brookhaven National Laboratory: MEDIA ADVISORY: Latest Findings on Primordial 'Soup' and Nature's Strongest Force

2 August 2012: Fermi Research Alliance/Fermilab - Pier Oddone to Step Down as Fermilab Director

31 July 2012: DESY - A century of discoveries - Physicists celebrate centenary of the discovery of cosmic rays

26 July 2012: Aspera - Largest ever Cherenkov telescope sees first light

25 July 2012: CERN - AMS experiment marks one year in space

19 July 2012: BNL - Hot Nuclear Matter Featured in *Science*

18 July 2012: CERN - CERN and Ars Electronica launch open call for the Second Prix Ars Electronica Collide@CERN

18 July 2012: INFN Gran Sasso Laboratory - XENON100 sets record limits for dark matter

18 July 2012: SLAC - National Science Foundation Will Advance the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope

9 July 2012: CERN - European science champions score an early goal for cloud computing

4 July 2012: CERN PR [DRAFT FOR COPY/PASTE] -- [NOT FINAL URL]

4 July 2012: CERN - CERN experiments observe particle consistent with long-sought Higgs boson

3 July 2012: Brookhaven National Laboratory - Brookhaven Lab Collider Crucial to Future of Nuclear Physics

2 July 2012: Fermilab: Tevatron scientists announce their final results on the Higgs particle

26 June 2012 - Brookhaven National Laboratory: Brewing the World's Hottest Guinness

22 June 2012 - CERN to give update on Higgs search as curtain raiser to ICHEP conference

20 June 2012 - Fermilab and Brookhaven National Laboratory: $27 million award bolsters research computing grid

20 June 2012 - ICFA: Lyn Evans appointed as Linear Collider Director

19 June 2012 - PDG: Latest Edition of the "Particle Physics Bible" Now Online

18 June 2012 - SLAC: BaBar Data Hint at Cracks in the Standard Model

6 June 2012 - INFN: OPERA Observes the Second Tau Neutrino

5 June 2012 - Fermilab: Fermilab experiment announces world’s best measurement of key property of neutrinos

4 June 2012 - SLAC: Underground Search for Neutrino Properties Unveils First Results

4 June 2012 - CERN: CERN adopts new scheme for easy access to intellectual property

25 May 2012 - IHEP: BEPCII/BESIII: one billion J/Psi events collected in 40 days

24 May 2012 - INFN: Research on neutrinos and dark matter, youth education, and particle accelerators: INFN-IHEP's virtual Institute in Beijing

18 May 2012 - INFN/Cabibbolab: FEL, A Super Laser for SuperB

17 May 2012 - BNL: Physicists Explore New Frontiers in Computing

17 May 2012 - SNOLAB Grand Opening

15 May 2012 - INFN: Research on neutrinos allows the discovery of vortices in the abysses of the eastern Mediterranean

14 May 2012 - CERN: CERN welcomes its first choreographer in residence

9 May 2012 - Kavli IPMU: Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda Welcomes Fred Kavli, Chairman and Founder of the Kavli Foundation, and Prof. Hitoshi Murayama, Director of the New Kavli Institute at the University of Tokyo

9 May 2012 - New phase of CERN openlab to tackle exascale IT challenges for science

8 May 2012 - Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: A New Accelerator to Study Steps on the Path to Fusion

8 May 2012 - CERN: CERN awards major contract for computer infrastructure hosting to Wigner Research Centre for Physics in Hungary

24 April 2012 - INFN: Theatre Among Neutrinos

24 April 2012 - SLAC: World's Largest Digital Camera Project Passes Critical Milestone

23 April 2012 - STFC: CERN and STFC new business initiative to see businesses bridge the gap between science and Industry

23 April 2012 - CERN: CERN supports new business incubation centre in the UK

18 April 2012 - DESY: Cosmic superaccelerators surprise scientists at South Pole telescope

13 April 2012 - INFN/CabibboLab: SuperB sets the team who will build the accelerator

11 April 2012 - Kavli IPMU: "Cosmic Mirages" Confirm Accelerated Cosmic Expansion

4 April 2012 - RENO Collaboration: Announcement of the First Results from RENO: Observation of the Weakest Neutrino Transformation

5 April 2012 - CERN: LHC physics data taking gets underway at new record collision energy of 8Tev

4 April 2012 - Kavli IPMU: Instability in magnetic materials with dynamical axion field ~ A research method in particle physics contributes to condensed matter physics ~

4 April 2012 - KEK: New Executive Board Members Started A Three-Year Term at KEK

29 March 2012 - CERN: First laureate for Collide@CERN-Geneva Prize announced

28 March 2012 - IPMU: Multi-Object Spectroscopy on the Subaru Telescope Moves to Construction

29 March 2012 - BNL: Supercomputing the Difference between Matter and Antimatter

28 March 2012 - BNL: Details of Hot Quark Soup, New Liquid Neutrino Detector, and Ultra-Bright Light Source

12 March 2012 - CERN: CERN welcomes its first artist in residence

9 March 2012 - CERN: A major contract has been signed for the supply of solar panels derived from CERN technology

8 March 2012 - Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment: Announcing the First Results from Daya Bay: Discovery of a New Kind of Neutrino Transformation

7 March 2012 - CERN: CERN experiment makes spectroscopic measurement of antihydrogen

8 March 2012 - Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment: Special Seminars on the Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment

7 March 2012 - Fermilab: Tevatron experiments report latest results in search for Higgs boson

5 March 2012 - CERN: LHCb experiment squeezes the space for expected new physics

2 March 2012 - Fermilab: World's best measurement of W boson mass points to Higgs mass and tests Standard Model

1 March 2012 - CERN: Big science teams up with big business to kick-start European cloud computing

27 February 2012 - Brookhaven National Laboratory: Brookhaven Physicists Team Up with Medical Industry to Build Advanced Cancer Therapy Accelerator

20 February 2012 - CERN: Geneva conference to bring benefits of basic research to medicine

15 February 2012 - InterAction Collaboration: AAAS Meeting Presents Particle Physics' Past, Present, and Future

13 February 2012 - IPMU: Missing dark matter located - Inter-galactic space is filled with dark matter

13 February 2012 - CERN: LHC to run at 4 TeV per beam in 2012

8 February 2012 - IPMU: New Kavli Institute Announced at the University of Tokyo

8 February 2012 - STFC: Breakthrough in the development of a diagnostic test for Oesophageal Cancer

11 January 2012 - CNRS/IN2P3: GUINEVERE : towards cleaner nuclear energy

10 January 2012 - Belle Discovers New Heavy 'Exotic Hadrons'

9 January 2012: Berkeley Lab and Fermilab - The Clearest View Yet of Dark Matter in the Universe