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5 April 2012 - CERN
LHC physics data taking gets underway at new record collision energy of 8Tev
At 00:38 CEST this morning, the LHC shift crew declared 'stable beams' as two 4 TeV proton beams were brought into collision at the LHC's four interaction points.

4 April 2012 - RENO Collaboration
Announcement of the First Results from RENO: Observation of the Weakest Neutrino Transformation
The Reactor Experiment for Neutrino Oscillations (RENO) research team announced the first result of the search for the remaining, most elusive puzzle of the neutrino transformation.

4 April 2012 - Kavli IPMU
Instability in magnetic materials with dynamical axion field ~ A research method in particle physics contributes to condensed matter physics ~
A joint research by researchers from two different science fields, elementary particle physics and condensed matter physics, predicted a new phenomenon in magnetic materials with dynamical axion field.

4 April 2012 - KEK
New Executive Board Members Started A Three-Year Term at KEK
Fiscal year of KEK started on April 1, 2012, and a team of new management started their three-year term appointment this week.

Particle Physics in the Press

7 April 2012 - Reuters
CERN revs up hopes for smashing year for physics

7 April 2012 - Science Daily
LHC Physics Data Taking Gets Underway at New Record Collision Energy of 8TeV

6 April 2012 - Fox News
Atom smasher collides particles at record energies

5 April 2012 - Reuters
CERN revs up hopes for smashing year for physics

5 April 2012 - PhysOrg.com
LHC physics data taking gets underway at new record collision energy of 8TeV

5 April 2012 - BBC News
LHC is back with big energy boost

5 April 2012 - Daily Mail
Nowhere to hide: Large Hadron Collider hits world record as beams power up for 'end game' in hunt for God particle

4 April 2012 - Science 2.0
Long-Baseline Neutrino Experiment Denied By Department Of Energy

4 April 2012 - Science 2.0
No Warp-Speed Neutrinos, Why Should I Care?

3 April 2012 - ScienceBlogs
Why Haven't We Discovered the Higgs yet?

3 April 2012 - Telegraph.co.uk
Large Hadron Collider restarts: it's make-or-break time for the Higgs hunters

2 April 2012 - Washington Post
A Cold Lesson in Particle Physics

2 April 2012 - Washington Post
Physicists hope to find the Higgs boson, key to unified field theory, this year

2 April 2012 - Discover Magazine
The Protons Are Back in Town

2 April 2012 - Los Angeles Times
'Faster than light' neutrino scientist steps down

2 April 2012 - EurekAlert
South Pole Telescope hones in on dark energy, neutrinos

1 April 2012 - The Guardian
First evidence for string theory at the Large Hadron Collider

1 April 2012 - PhysicsToday.org
Constructing Reality: Quantum Theory and Particle Physics

Features

ILC Newsline

5 April 2012

  • Nobu Toge promoted to KEK trustee
  • From CERN Courier: Viewpoint: Authors and supporters
  • KILC12 in Daegu: a preview
CERN Bulletin

2 April 2012

  • An interview with the Director-General
  • An annual performance appraisal for CERN
  • LHC Report: First collisions soon
  • The fundamental mass (this is not about the Higgs)

Images

Inside of RENO detector (Courtesy: RENO Collaboration)